Who’s the greatest Russian ever?

Who’s the greatest Russian ever?

There are 2987 comments on the www.russiatoday.com story from Sep 25, 2008, titled Who’s the greatest Russian ever?. In it, www.russiatoday.com reports that:

Russians are choosing their best countrymen: tsars, poets and controversial figures made it to the list of a project called “Name of Russia”.

The twelve famous Russians that top the list:

1. Prince Aleksandr Nevsky

2. Aleksandr Pushkin, poet

3. Fyodor Dostoyevsky, writer

4. Peter the Great, tsar

5. Vladimir Lenin

6. Aleksandr Suvorov, army commander

7. Catherine the Great, tsarina

8. Ivan the Terrible, tsar

9. Pyotr Stolypin, tsarist Russia minister, reformer

10.Aleksandr II, tsar

11.Dmitry Mendeleev, scientist

12.Joseph Stalin, Soviet leader

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#3076 Sep 16, 2009
Which leader in Russia helped to save the country Russia and its Republics from the British, United States and German Empires?

Since: Dec 10


#3078 Apr 21, 2011
Mr Because wrote:
Peter the Great
Catherine II
Sorted By importance.
I agree, I would just add Mikhail Bakunin! I think I love him more than Lenin even!

It really is such a shame that you don't post here anymore :(

Since: Jan 10

California USA

#3079 Apr 21, 2011

Hyderabad, India

#3081 Apr 29, 2011
What about Yuri Gargarin?

“Dimitri at the races in Russia”

Since: Jan 10

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#3082 Apr 29, 2011
What about STA ?
Anton Heinrich

Lugau, Germany

#3083 Apr 29, 2011
Stalin was the greatest leader of the Soviet Union. He saved the SU before the pernicious Fascismus. Thats why the Capitalists hate him for ever.

“thrust never without vaseline”

Since: Sep 08

Pompano Beach, FL

#3084 Apr 30, 2012
Wayne Gretsky!

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