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List of famous alumni from National University of Kyiv-Mohyla Academy, with photos when available. Prominent graduates from National University of Kyiv-Mohyla Academy include celebrities, politicians, business people, athletes and more. This list of distinguished National University of Kyiv-Mohyla Academy alumni is loosely ordered by relevance, so the most recognizable celebrities who attended National University of Kyiv-Mohyla Academy are at the top of the list. This directory is not just composed of graduates of this school, as some of the famous people on this list didn't necessarily earn a degree from National University of Kyiv-Mohyla Academy.

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Mikhail Lomonosov is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous National University Of Kyiv-Mohyla Academy Alumni
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Mikhail Vasilyevich Lomonosov was a Russian polymath, scientist and writer, who made important contributions to literature, education, and science. Among his discoveries was the atmosphere of Venus. His spheres of science were natural science, chemistry, physics, mineralogy, history, art, philology, optical devices and others. Lomonosov was also a poet and influenced the formation of the modern Russian literary language. He is regarded as one of the first, along with Lavoisier, to discover the Law of Mass Conservation in chemical reactions. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Died at 54 (1711-1765)

Birthplace: Arkhangelsk, Russia

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Hryhorii Skovoroda is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous National University Of Kyiv-Mohyla Academy Alumni
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Gregory Skovoroda, also Hryhorii Skovoroda, or Grigory Skovoroda was a Ukrainian and Russian philosopher, poet, teacher and composer. Skovoroda was of a Cossack background in current day Ukraine, who lived in the Russian Empire and made important contributions to Russian philosophy and culture. He lived and worked in Sloboda Ukraine, which is today partly in modern Ukraine and partly in Russia. Skovoroda was so important for Russian culture and development of Russian philosophical thought, that he has been referred to as the "Russian Socrates." Skovoroda received his education at the Kiev Mogila Academy in Kiev. Haunted by worldly and spiritual powers, the philosopher led a life of an ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Died at 72 (1722-1794)

Birthplace: Chornukhy

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Ivan Mazepa is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous National University Of Kyiv-Mohyla Academy Alumni
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Ivan Stepanovych Mazepa, was the Cossack Hetman of the Hetmanate in Left-bank Ukraine, from 1687–1708, and Prince of the Holy Roman Empire ad personam 1707-1709. He was famous as a patron of the arts, and also played an important role in the Battle of Poltava where after learning of Peter I's intent to relieve him as acting Hetman of Ukraine and replace him with Alexander Menshikov, he deserted his army and sided with Charles of Sweden. The politicization of this desertion has held a lasting legacy in both Russian and Ukrainian national history. Because of this, the Russian Orthodox Church has laid an anathema on his name since the beginning of the 18th century and refuses to renounce to ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Died at 70 (1639-1709)

Birthplace: Bila Tserkva Raion, Ukraine

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Pylyp Orlyk is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous National University Of Kyiv-Mohyla Academy Alumni
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Pylyp Stepanovych Orlyk, died on May 26, 1742 in Jassy, Principality of Moldavia (today Iaşi, Romania) was a Zaporozhian Cossack starshyna, Hetman in exile, diplomat, secretary and close associate of Hetman Ivan Mazepa. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Died at 70 (1672-1742)

Birthplace: Vileyka, Belarus