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List of notable or famous philosophers from Russia, with bios and photos, including the top philosophers born in Russia and even some popular philosophers who immigrated to Russia. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Russian philosophers then this list is the perfect resource for you. These philosophers are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known philosopher from Russia is included when available.

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This historic philosophers from Russia list can help answer the questions "Who are some Russian philosophers of note?" and "Who are the most famous philosophers from Russia?" These prominent philosophers of Russia may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected Russian philosophers.

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Aleksandr Danilovich Aleksandr... is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Philosophers from Russia
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Aleksandr Danilovich Aleksandrov, was a Soviet/Russian mathematician, physicist, philosopher and mountaineer. ...more

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Age: Died at 87 (1912-1999)

Birthplace: Soviet Union

Profession: Mathematician, Physicist, Philosopher

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Aleksey Khomyakov is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Philosophers from Russia
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Aleksey Stepanovich Khomyakov was a Russian theologian, philosopher and poet. He co-founded the Slavophile movement along with Ivan Kireyevsky, and became one of its most distinguished theoreticians. His son Nikolay Khomyakov was a speaker of the State Duma. ...more

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Age: Died at 56 (1804-1860)

Birthplace: Moscow, Russia

Profession: Philosopher

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Anatoly Mikhailovich Khazanov is an anthropologist and historian. Born in Moscow, Khazanov attended Moscow State University, where he received an M.A. in 1960. He earned a Ph.D. degree in 1966 and Dr.Sc. in 1976 from the USSR Academy of Sciences. In 1990, he became Professor of the Department of ...more

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Age: 79

Birthplace: Moscow, Russia

Profession: Anthropologist, Historian, Philosopher

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Antiochus Kantemir is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Philosophers from Russia
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Prince Antiokh Dmitrievich Kantemir was a Moldavian-born Russian Enlightenment man of letters and diplomat. Kantemir was born to the Moldavian Prince Dimitrie Cantemir and Princess Kassandra Cantacuzene in Iaşi. Educated by his father and at the Saint Petersburg Academy, having spent much of his ...more

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Age: Died at 36 (1708-1744)

Birthplace: Iași, Nord-Est, Romania

Profession: Diplomat, Philosopher

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