Award Winners Lenin Prize Winners List

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List of Lenin Prize winners from every year the award has been given out. All Lenin Prize winners are listed below in order of popularity, but can be sorted by any column. People who won the Lenin Prize award are listed along with photos for every Lenin Prize winner that has a picture associated with their name online. You can click on the name of the Lenin Prize award recipients to get more information about each. People who won the Lenin Prize are usually listed by year, but on this list you've got a complete list of Lenin Prize winners from all years. If this proves to not be a full list of Lenin Prize winners, you can help make it so by adding to this one. This list includes the most memorable and well-known Lenin Prize winners of all time. Anybody who won the Lenin Prize usually has a picture associated with their name, so all the Lenin Prize-winning people are listed here with photos when available. This list spans the history of the Lenin Prize, so most of the famous Lenin Prize winners are here and can be a good starting point for making a list of your favorites. This list answers the question "who are all the people who have ever won Lenin Prize?" If you're looking for all the nominees, you can click the links above the title of this page to the Listopedia page where you'll find a directory of award nominees, as well as the rest of the award winners lists we have. You can use this factual list to create a new list, re-rank it to fit your views, then share it on Facebook, Twitter or any other social networks you belong to. List items include Andrey Kolmogorov, Innokenty Smoktunovsky and many additional items as well. (38 items)

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Agniya Barto is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Lenin Prize Winners List
Agniya Barto Agniya Lvovna Barto, was a Russian Soviet poet and children's writer of Jewish origin.

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Alexander Bereznyak is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Lenin Prize Winners List
Alexander Bereznyak Alexander Yakovlevich Bereznyak was a Soviet aircraft and missile designer. He was the Chief Designer of MKB "Raduga", from March 1957. He was born on 29 December 1912 in Boyarkino, ...more

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Alexander Chernyshov is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Lenin Prize Winners List
Alexander Chernyshov Aleksandr Alekseyevich Chernyshov, anglicised Alexander Chernyshov, was a Russian electrical engineer. He graduated from Saint Petersburg Polytechnical Institute in 1907, and worked there until ...more

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Alexander Prokhorov is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Lenin Prize Winners List
Alexander Prokhorov Alexander Mikhaylovich Prokhorov, or Aleksandr Mikhailovich Prokhorov, was a Soviet physicist known for his pioneering research on lasers and masers for which he shared the Nobel Prize in ...more

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Alexei Alexeyevich Abrikosov is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Lenin Prize Winners List
Alexei Alexeyevich Abrikosov Alexei Alexeyevich Abrikosov is a Soviet and Russian theoretical physicist whose main contributions are in the field of condensed matter physics. He was awarded the Nobel Prize in Physics in

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Andrei Sakharov is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Lenin Prize Winners List
Andrei Sakharov Andrei Dmitrievich Sakharov was a Russian nuclear physicist, Soviet dissident and human rights activist. He became renowned as the designer of the Soviet Union's Third Idea, a codename for ...more

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Andrey Kolmogorov is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Lenin Prize Winners List
Andrey Kolmogorov Andrey Nikolaevich Kolmogorov was a 20th-century Soviet mathematician who made significant contributions to the mathematics of probability theory, topology, intuitionistic logic, turbulence, ...more

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Aram Khachaturian is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Lenin Prize Winners List
Aram Khachaturian Emin Khachaturian is a film score composer.

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Boris Babaian is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Lenin Prize Winners List
Boris Babaian Boris Artashesovich Babayan is an Armenian supercomputer architect, notable as the pioneering creator of supercomputers in the Soviet Union. Babayan was born in Baku, Soviet Union to an Armenian ...more

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Chinghiz Aitmatov is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Lenin Prize Winners List
Chinghiz Aitmatov Chyngyz Aitmatov was a Soviet and Kyrgyz author who wrote in both Russian and Kyrgyz. He is the best known figure in Kyrgyzstan's literature.

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Dimitri Nalivkin is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Lenin Prize Winners List
Dimitri Nalivkin Dimitri Vasilievich Nalivkin was an geologist from the Soviet Union. He was primarily interested in stratigraphy, but was also responsible in large part for mapping the geology of the USSR. The ...more

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Dmitri Shostakovich is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Lenin Prize Winners List
Dmitri Shostakovich Dmitri Dmitriyevich Shostakovich was a Russian composer and pianist, and a prominent figure of 20th-century music. Shostakovich achieved fame in the Soviet Union under the patronage of Soviet ...more

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Dmitry Okhotsimsky is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Lenin Prize Winners List
Dmitry Okhotsimsky Dmitry Yevgenyevich Okhotsimsky was a Soviet Russian space scientist who was the pioneer of space ballistics in the USSR. He wrote fundamental works in applied celestial mechanics, spaceflight ...more

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Hanon Izakson is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Lenin Prize Winners List
Hanon Izakson Hanon Ilyich Izakson was a Soviet designer of farm machines who was born in Novo-Bereslav, Kherson Oblast. In 1932, Izakson graduated from Zaporizhia Engineering College. He worked at the ...more

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Igor Gorynin is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Lenin Prize Winners List
Igor Gorynin Igor Vasilievich Gorynin is a Russian metallurgist, creator of many new titanium and aluminium alloys, and reactor steels. He is the director of the Central Research Institute of Structural ...more

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Igor Moiseyev is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Lenin Prize Winners List
Igor Moiseyev Igor Alexandrovich Moiseyev has been widely acclaimed as the greatest 20th-century choreographer of character dance, a dance style similar to folk dance but with more professionalism and

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Innokenty Smoktunovsky is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Lenin Prize Winners List
Innokenty Smoktunovsky Innokentiy Mikhailovich Smoktunovsky was a Soviet actor acclaimed as the "king of Soviet actors". He was named People's Artist of the USSR in 1974 and the Hero of Socialist Labour in ...more

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Juhan Smuul is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Lenin Prize Winners List
Juhan Smuul Juhan Smuul was an Estonian writer. Until 1954 he used the given name Johannes Schmuul.

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Konstantin Simonov is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Lenin Prize Winners List
Konstantin Simonov Konstantin Mikhailovich Simonov, born Kirill Mikhailovich Simonov was a Soviet author and a war poet. He was a playwright and a wartime correspondent, most famous for his poem "Wait for

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Korney Chukovsky is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Lenin Prize Winners List
Korney Chukovsky Korney Ivanovich Chukovsky was one of the most popular children's poets in the Russian language. His catchy rhythms, inventive rhymes and absurd characters have invited comparisons with the ...more

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Mikhail Arkadyevich Svetlov is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Lenin Prize Winners List
Mikhail Arkadyevich Svetlov Mikhail Arkadyevich Svetlov, born Scheinkman - was a Russian poet.

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Nikolay Bogolyubov is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Lenin Prize Winners List
Nikolay Bogolyubov Nikolay Nikolayevich Bogolyubov, also transliterated as Bogoliubov, was a Soviet mathematician and theoretical physicist known for a significant contribution to quantum field theory, classical ...more

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Nikolay Demyanov is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Lenin Prize Winners List
Nikolay Demyanov Nikolay Yakovlevich Demyanov, also known as Demjanov and Demjanow, was a Russian organic chemist and a member of the USSR Academy of Sciences. He is internationally known for the Demjanov ...more

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Aleksei Pogorelov is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Lenin Prize Winners List
Aleksei Pogorelov Aleksei Vasil'evich Pogorelov, was a Soviet and Ukrainian mathematician. He was most famous for his contributions to convex and differential geometry. He was also the author of a number of ...more

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Otar Taktakishvili is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Lenin Prize Winners List
Otar Taktakishvili Otar Taktakishvili was a Georgian composer, teacher, conductor, and musicologist. Otar Taktakishvili graduated from the Tbilisi State Conservatory, while still a student he composed the official ...more

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Samuil Marshak is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Lenin Prize Winners List
Samuil Marshak Samuil Yakovlevich Marshak Russian: Самуи́л Я́ковлевич Марша́к; 3 November [O.S. 22 October] 1887 – 4 July 1964 was a Russian and Soviet writer, translator and children's poet. He translated the ...more

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Sergei Korolev is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Lenin Prize Winners List
Sergei Korolev Sergei Pavlovich Korolev was the lead Soviet rocket engineer and spacecraft designer in the Space Race between the United States and the Soviet Union during the 1950s and 1960s. He is considered ...more

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Sergei Novikov is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Lenin Prize Winners List
Sergei Novikov Sergei Petrovich Novikov is a Soviet and Russian mathematician, noted for work in both algebraic topology and soliton theory. In 1970, he won the Fields Medal.

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Sergei Prokofiev is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Lenin Prize Winners List
Sergei Prokofiev Sergei Sergeyevich Prokofiev was a Russian composer, pianist and conductor. As the creator of acknowledged masterpieces across numerous musical genres, he is regarded as one of the major ...more

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Sergei Sergeyev-Tsensky is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Lenin Prize Winners List
Sergei Sergeyev-Tsensky Sergei Nikolayevich Sergeyev-Tsensky was a prolific Russian and Soviet writer and academician. According to the opinion of Sergei Sossinksy, although "Sergeyev-Tsensky does not belong to ...more

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Tikhon Khrennikov is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Lenin Prize Winners List
Tikhon Khrennikov Tikhon Nikolayevich Khrennikov was a Russian and Soviet composer, pianist, leader of the Union of Soviet Composers, who was also known for his political activities. He wrote three symphonies, ...more

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Valentin Glushko is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Lenin Prize Winners List
Valentin Glushko Valentin Petrovich Glushko, was a Soviet engineer, and the principal Soviet designer of rocket engines during the Soviet/American Space Race.

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Vasili Lanovoy is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Lenin Prize Winners List
Vasili Lanovoy Vasily Semyonovich Lanovoy is a popular Soviet and Russian actor of Ukrainian descent who works in the Vakhtangov Theatre, Moscow. He is also known as the President of Artek Festival of Films ...more

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Vladimir Arnold is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Lenin Prize Winners List
Vladimir Arnold Vladimir Igorevich Arnold was a Soviet and Russian mathematician. While he is best known for the Kolmogorov–Arnold–Moser theorem regarding the stability of integrable systems, he made important ...more

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Vladimir Veksler is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Lenin Prize Winners List
Vladimir Veksler Vladimir Iosifovich Veksler was a prominent Soviet experimental physicist. Veksler's family moved from Zhitomir to Moscow in 1915. In 1931 he graduated from the Moscow Power Engineering ...more

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Yevgeny Vuchetich is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Lenin Prize Winners List
Yevgeny Vuchetich Yevgeny Viktorovich Vuchetich was a prominent Soviet sculptor and artist. He is known for his heroic monuments, often of allegoric style.

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Yury Osipov is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Lenin Prize Winners List
Yury Osipov Yury Sergeyevich Osipov is a Soviet and Russian mathematician. He was elected a full member of the Academy of Sciences of the USSR in 1987 and has been president of its successor, the Russian ...more

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Zhores Alferov is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Lenin Prize Winners List
Zhores Alferov Zhores Ivanovich Alferov is a Belarusian, Soviet and Russian physicist and academic who contributed significantly to the creation of modern heterostructure physics and electronics. He is the ...more