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List of famous Russian inventors, listed loosely by relevance with photos when available. These are some of the greatest Russian inventors that have helped make our lives easier by inventing things we use in our everyday lives. The inventions invented by each historic Russian inventor are displayed next to the inventors name when available. These brilliant inventors from Russia can also be sorted by various bits of information, such as what year and where the inventor was born.

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Konstantin Tsiolkovsky is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Russian Inventors List
Konstantin Tsiolkovsky Died at 78 (1857-1935)

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Dmitri Mendeleev is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Russian Inventors List
Dmitri Mendeleev Died at 73 (1834-1907)

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Mikhail Lomonosov is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Russian Inventors List
Mikhail Lomonosov Died at 54 (1711-1765)

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Igor Sikorsky is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Russian Inventors List
Igor Sikorsky Died at 83 (1889-1972)

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Sergei Korolev is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Russian Inventors List
Sergei Korolev Died at 59 (1907-1966)

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Pavel Yablochkov is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Russian Inventors List
Pavel Yablochkov Died at 47 (1847-1894)

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Vladimir Shukhov is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Russian Inventors List
Vladimir Shukhov Died at 86 (1853-1939)

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Nikolay Pirogov is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Russian Inventors List
Nikolay Pirogov Died at 71 (1810-1881)

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Mikhail Dolivo-Dobrovolsky is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Russian Inventors List
Mikhail Dolivo-Dobrovolsky Died at 57 (1862-1919)

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Nikolay Zelinsky is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Russian Inventors List
Nikolay Zelinsky Died at 92 (1861-1953)

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Sergey Brin is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Russian Inventors List
Sergey Brin age 45

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Konstantin Konstantinov is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Russian Inventors List
Konstantin Konstantinov Died at 54 (1817-1871)

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Oleg Losev is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Russian Inventors List
Oleg Losev Died at 39 (1903-1942)

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Vasily Dokuchaev is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Russian Inventors List
Vasily Dokuchaev Died at 57 (1846-1903)

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Ludvig Faddeev is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Russian Inventors List

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Andrei Sakharov is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Russian Inventors List
Andrei Sakharov Died at 68 (1921-1989)

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Vladimir Barmin is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Russian Inventors List
Vladimir Barmin Died at 84 (1909-1993)

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L. L. Zamenhof is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Russian Inventors List
L. L. Zamenhof Died at 58 (1859-1917)

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Igor Tamm is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Russian Inventors List
Igor Tamm Died at 76 (1895-1971)

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Pafnuty Chebyshev is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Russian Inventors List
Pafnuty Chebyshev Died at 73 (1821-1894)

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Gavriil Ilizarov is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Russian Inventors List
Gavriil Ilizarov Died at 71 (1921-1992)

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Alexei Tupolev is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Russian Inventors List
Alexei Tupolev Died at 76 (1925-2001)

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Andrei Sychra is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Russian Inventors List
Andrei Sychra Died at 77 (1773-1850)

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George Gamow is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Russian Inventors List
George Gamow Died at 64 (1904-1968)

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Ivan Kulibin is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Russian Inventors List
Ivan Kulibin Died at 83 (1735-1818)

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Pyotr Kapitsa is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous Russian Inventors List
Pyotr Kapitsa Died at 90 (1894-1984)

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Alexander Stepanovich Popov is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous Russian Inventors List
Alexander Stepanovich Popov Died at 47 (1859-1906)

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Furvin Kryakutnoy is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous Russian Inventors List
Furvin Kryakutnoy

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Gleb Kotelnikov is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous Russian Inventors List
Gleb Kotelnikov Died at 72 (1872-1944)

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Irina Beletskaya is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous Russian Inventors List
Irina Beletskaya age 85

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Yevgeny Zavoisky is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous Russian Inventors List
Yevgeny Zavoisky Died at 69 (1907-1976)

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Alexander Mozhaysky is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous Russian Inventors List
Alexander Mozhaysky Died at 65 (1825-1890)

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Dmitry Ivanovich Vinogradov is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous Russian Inventors List
Dmitry Ivanovich Vinogradov Died at 38 (1720-1758)

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Boris Chertok is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous Russian Inventors List
Boris Chertok Died at 99 (1912-2011)

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Georgy Adelson-Velsky is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous Russian Inventors List

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Nikolay Yegorovich Zhukovsky is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous Russian Inventors List
Nikolay Yegorovich Zhukovsky Died at 74 (1847-1921)

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Ivan Polzunov is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous Russian Inventors List
Ivan Polzunov Died at 38 (1728-1766)

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Vasily Karazin is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous Russian Inventors List
Vasily Karazin Died at 69 (1773-1842)

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Alexey Favorsky is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous Russian Inventors List
Alexey Favorsky Died at 95 (1850-1945)

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Vladimir K. Zworykin is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous Russian Inventors List
Vladimir K. Zworykin Died at 94 (1888-1982)

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Svyatoslav Fyodorov is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous Russian Inventors List
Svyatoslav Fyodorov Died at 73 (1927-2000)

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Victor Litvinov is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous Russian Inventors List
Victor Litvinov Died at 73 (1910-1983)

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Vladimir Petlyakov is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous Russian Inventors List
Vladimir Petlyakov Died at 51 (1891-1942)

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Willgodt Theophil Odhner is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous Russian Inventors List
Willgodt Theophil Odhner Died at 60 (1845-1905)

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Zhores Alferov is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous Russian Inventors List

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Yuri Kondratyuk is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous Russian Inventors List
Yuri Kondratyuk Died at 45 (1897-1942)

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Vladimir Steklov is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous Russian Inventors List
Vladimir Steklov Died at 62 (1864-1926)

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Vladimir Grigoryevich Fyodorov is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous Russian Inventors List
Vladimir Grigoryevich Fyodorov Died at 92 (1874-1966)

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Lev Artsimovich is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous Russian Inventors List
Lev Artsimovich Died at 64 (1909-1973)

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Rostislav Alexeyev is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous Russian Inventors List
Rostislav Alexeyev Died at 64 (1916-1980)