List of famous cossacks, with photos, bios, and other information when available. Who are the top cossacks in the world? This includes the most prominent cossacks, living and dead, both in America and abroad. This list of notable cossacks is ordered by their level of prominence, and can be sorted for various bits of information, such as where these historic cossacks were born and what their nationality is. The people on this list are from different countries, but what they all have in common is that they're all renowned cossacks.
The list you're viewing is made up of many different people, like Stenka Razin and Yemelyan Pugachev.From reputable, prominent, and well known cossacks to the lesser known cossacks of today, these are some of the best professionals in the cossack field. If you want to answer the questions, "Who are the most famous cossacks ever?" and "What are the names of famous cossacks?" then you're in the right place. (20 items)
Stepan Timofeyevich Razin, a Cossack leader, headed a major uprising against the nobility and tsarist bureaucracy in southern Russia. ...moresee more on Stenka Razin
Andrei Grigoriyevich Shkuro was a Lieutenant General of the White Army. ...moresee more on Andrei Shkuro
Bohdan Zynoviy Mykhailovych Khmelnytsky c. 1595 – 6 August 1657), was the Hetman of the Zaporozhian Host of the Crown of the Kingdom of Poland in the Polish–Lithuanian Commonwealth (now part of Ukraine). He led an uprising against the Commonwealth and its magnates (1648–1654) which resulted in the ...moresee more on Bohdan Khmelnytsky
Count Kirill Grigoryevich Razumovsky was a Ukrainian-born Russian Registered Cossack from the Kozelets, Kiev Regiment, Russian Empire, who served as the last Hetman of Zaporozhian Host of Left- and Right-Bank of Dnieper until 1764, from 1764 Razumovsky was the Field marshal of Russian ...moresee more on Kyrylo Rozumovskyi