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Ever wondered how many famous people named Yelena there are? This list of celebrities named Yelena includes photos and information about each person when available. The famous Yelenas on this list come in all shapes and sizes, but all ended up achieving some kind of fame in their respective fields. This includes singers and musicians named Yelena, actors named Yelena, and even athletes named Yelena. Well-known Yelenas like Yelena Isinbayeva, Yelena Posevina, and Yelena Slesarenko are just the start of this list.

Yelena Isinbayeva is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Yelena
Yelena Isinbayeva Yelena Gadzhievna Isinbayeva is a Russian pole vaulter. She is a two-time Olympic gold medalist, a three-time World Champion, the current world record holder in the event, who is widely ...more

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Yelena Posevina is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Yelena
Yelena Posevina Yelena Aleksandrovna Posevina is a Russian former rhythmic gymnast. She is a two-time Group Olympic champion.

Yelena Slesarenko is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Yelena
Yelena Slesarenko Yelena Vladimirovna Slesarenko, née Sivushenko is a Russian high jumper.

Yelena Shushunova is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Yelena
Yelena Shushunova Yelena Lvovna Shushunova is a Russian gymnast, World, European, and Olympic Champion. Shushunova is one of only two women who has won the grand slam of All-Around titles: Olympics, World ...more

Yelena Välbe is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Yelena
Yelena Välbe Yelena Välbe, née Trubitsyna is a Russian former cross-country skier. She has been president of the Russian Cross-Country Ski Association since 2010, and manager of the Russian ...more

Yelena Davydova is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Yelena
Yelena Davydova Yelena Victorovna Davydova is a former Soviet gymnast. She is the 1980 Olympic all-around champion, and owns Gemini Gymnastics, a high performance gymnastics club in Oshawa, Ontario where she is ...more

Yelena Yemchuk is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Yelena
Yelena Yemchuk Yelena Yemchuk is a professional photographer, painter and film director, best known for her work with The Smashing Pumpkins. Born in Kiev, Ukraine, her family moved to Brooklyn, New York when ...more

Yelena Miroshina is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Yelena
Yelena Miroshina Yelena Miroshina was a female diver from Russia, best known for twice winning the gold medal at the European Championships in the women's 10 m platform. Miroshina competed in two consecutive ...more

Yelena Petushkova is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Yelena
Yelena Petushkova Yelena Vladimirovna Petushkova was a Russian and former Soviet equestrian who won three medals, of which one gold and two silver in dressage during the Summer Olympics.

Yelena Solovey is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Yelena
Yelena Solovey Yelena Solovey is an actress.

Yelena Tyapkina is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Yelena
Yelena Tyapkina Yelena Tyapkina was an actress.

Yelena Kondakova is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Yelena
Yelena Kondakova Yelena Vladimirovna Kondakova was the third Soviet/Russian female cosmonaut to travel to space and the first woman to make a long-duration spaceflight. Her first trip into space was on Soyuz ...more

Yelena Kuzmina is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Yelena
Yelena Kuzmina Yelena Aleksandrovna Kuzmina was a Soviet actress. She appeared in 20 films between 1929 and 1978. She was the recipient of three Stalin Prizes and was named a People's Artist of Russia in 1950. ...more

Yelena Safonova is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Yelena
Yelena Safonova Yelena Vsevolodovna Safonova is a Russian actress. She was made famous by the 1985 melodrama Winter Cherries and its two sequels. In 1988, she was awarded the David di Donatello for her starring ...more

Yelena Samarina is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Yelena
Yelena Samarina Yelena Samarina was an actress.

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Yelena Baranova is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Yelena
Yelena Baranova Yelena Viktorovna Baranova is a Russian professional basketball player. She is a former Women's National Basketball Association player, where she became the first player from Europe in 1997 WNBA ...more

Yelena Dmitriyeva is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Yelena
Yelena Dmitriyeva Yelena Dmitriyeva is a Russian team handball player, playing on the Russian women's national handball team. She won gold medal with the Russian winning team in the 2007 World Women's Handball ...more

Yelena Izmajlova is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Yelena
Yelena Izmajlova Yelena Izmajlova is an actress.

Yelena Tregubova is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Yelena
Yelena Tregubova Yelena Viktorovna Tregubova is a Russian journalist, a critic of the president Vladimir Putin and his regime.

Yelena Zhukova is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Yelena
Yelena Zhukova Yelena Zhukova is a film production designer and art director.

Yelena Nikolayeva is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Yelena
Yelena Nikolayeva Yelena Nikolayevna Nikolayeva is a Russian race walker. Her first international achievement was a fifth place at the 1987 World Championships, something which happened again at the 1991 World ...more

Yelena Khudashova is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Yelena
Yelena Khudashova Yelena Khudashova is a Russian former basketball player who competed in the 1988 Summer Olympics, in the 1992 Summer Olympics, and in the 2000 Summer Olympics.

Yelena Rudkovskaya is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Yelena
Yelena Rudkovskaya Yelena Grigoryevna Rudkovskaya is a Belarusian swimmer and Olympic champion. She competed at the 1992 Olympic Games in Barcelona, where she received a gold medal in 100 m breaststroke, and a ...more

Yelena Leuchanka is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Yelena
Yelena Leuchanka Yelena Leuchanka is a Belarusian professional women's basketball player who was most recently a member of the Atlanta Dream of the WNBA in the United States and UMMC Ekaterinburg in the Russian ...more

Yelena Bonner is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Yelena
Yelena Bonner Yelena Bonner was a human rights activist in the former Soviet Union and wife of the noted physicist Andrei Sakharov. During her decades as a dissident, Bonner was noted for her characteristic ...more

Yelena Lanskaya is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous People Named Yelena
Yelena Lanskaya Yelena Lanskaya is an American film director, producer and editor. She is an active member of Directors Guild of America, the Motion Picture Editors Guild and Academy of Television Arts & ...more

Yelena Polenova is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous People Named Yelena
Yelena Polenova Yelena Ilyichivna Polenova is a Russian team handball player, playing on the Russian women's national handball team. She won gold medal with the Russian winning team in the 2005 World Women's ...more

Yelena Sokolova is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous People Named Yelena
Yelena Sokolova Yelena Aleksandrovna Sokolova is a Russian long jumper. She finished fifth at the 2007 European Indoor Championships, and won the silver medal at the 2007 Summer Universiade. In 2009 she won the ...more

Yelena Romanova is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous People Named Yelena
Yelena Romanova Yelena Nikolaevna Romanova was a Russian middle distance runner. She won an Olympic gold medal in 1992. She was found dead of unknown causes at age 43 in her flat in Volgograd. At the time of ...more

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Yelena Yelesina is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous People Named Yelena
Yelena Yelesina Yelena Borisovna Yelesina is a Russian female high jumper. She won the gold medal at the 2000 Summer Olympics with 2,01m, one centimetre behind her personal best jump. She also has several minor ...more

Yelena Prokhorova is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous People Named Yelena
Yelena Prokhorova Yelena Prokhorova is a Russian heptathlete who won a silver medal at the 2000 Summer Olympics. She is also the 2001 world champion in this event. She was born at Kemerovo, in Siberia. In 2005 ...more

Yelena Yunger is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous People Named Yelena
Yelena Yunger Yelena Yunger was an actress.

Yelena Sidorchenkova Orlova is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous People Named Yelena
Yelena Sidorchenkova Orlova Yelena Sidorchenkova Orlova is a Russian long-distance runner who specializes in the 3000 metres steeplechase. She finished sixth in 3000 m steeplechase at the 2006 European Athletics ...more

Yelena Gorchakova is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous People Named Yelena
Yelena Gorchakova Yelena Yegorovna Gorchakova was a Soviet athlete who competed mainly in the javelin throw event. Gorchakova trained at Burevestnik in Moscow. She competed for the USSR in the 1952 Summer ...more

Yelena Nagovitsyna is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous People Named Yelena
Yelena Nagovitsyna Yelena Nagovitsyna is a Russian long-distance runner. At the 2012 Summer Olympics, she competed in the Women's 5000 metres, finishing 9th overall in Round 1, qualifying for the final, finishing ...more

Yelena Arzhakova is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous People Named Yelena
Yelena Arzhakova Yelena Vladimirovna Arzhakova is a Russian runner who specializes in the middle distance events. The 2011 European Indoor champion at 1500m, Arzhakova was suspended from athletics in 2013 ...more

Yelena Churakova is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous People Named Yelena
Yelena Churakova Yelena Anatolyevna Churakova is a Russian track and field athlete who specialises in the 400 metres hurdles. She participated in the 2012 Olympics, reaching a semifinal. In January 2013, she ...more

Yelena Shevchenko is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous People Named Yelena
Yelena Shevchenko Yelena Shevchenko is an actress.

Yelena Lyadova is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous People Named Yelena
Yelena Lyadova Elena Lyadova is a Russian actress. In 2002, she graduated from M.S. Schepkin Higher Theatre School in Moscow, Russia. Her film credits include The Geographer Drank His Globe Away, Elena and ...more

Yelena Shevchenko is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous People Named Yelena
Yelena Shevchenko Yelena Nikolayevna Shevchenko is a retired Russian gymnast. She competed at the 1988 Summer Olympics in all artistic gymnastics events and won a gold medal with the Soviet team. Individually her ...more

Yelena Volkova is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous People Named Yelena
Yelena Volkova Yelena Pavlovna Volkova is a former Soviet competitive volleyball player and Olympic gold medalist.

Yelena Serova is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous People Named Yelena
Yelena Serova Yelena Olegovna Serova is a Russian cosmonaut. She was selected as a cosmonaut in 2006 and was assigned in 2011 to Expedition 41, which launched in September 2014 and returned to Earth in March ...more

Yelena Shalygina is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous People Named Yelena
Yelena Shalygina Yelena Shalygina is a Kazakh wrestler. She competed in the 63 kg weight class at the 2008 Summer Olympics, where she won a bronze medal.

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Yelena Bondarchuk is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous People Named Yelena
Yelena Bondarchuk Yelena Sergeyevna Bondarchuk was a Soviet and Russian stage and film actress.

Yelena Shmulenson is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous People Named Yelena
Yelena Shmulenson Yelena Shmulenson is an actress.

Yelena Zhupiyeva-Vyazova is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous People Named Yelena
Yelena Zhupiyeva-Vyazova Yelena Zhupiyeva-Vyazova is a retired female track and field athlete from Ukraine, who mainly competed in the women's 10,000 metres during her career. She competed for the Soviet Union at the ...more

Yelena Gulyayeva is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous People Named Yelena
Yelena Gulyayeva Yelena Gulyayeva, née Rodina is a retired Russian high jumper. Her personal best jump is 2.01 metres, achieved in May 1998 in Kalamata. She gave a positive drugs test at the 1991 European ...more

Yelena Sanayeva is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous People Named Yelena
Yelena Sanayeva Yelena Sanayeva is an actress.

Yelena Zakharova is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous People Named Yelena
Yelena Zakharova Yelena Igorevna Zakharova is a Russian actress.

Yelena Ksenofontova is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous People Named Yelena
Yelena Ksenofontova Yelena Yuryevna Ksenofontova is a Russian stage and film actress, Honored Artist of Russia.