Brief biographies

Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi is an Indian political and social activist, one of the leaders and ideological leaders of the movement for the independence of India from British colonial rule. His philosophy of non-violence (satyagraha) had a great influence on the movement of supporters of peaceful change. Over the years of his biography, Gandhi was able to lead India to independence and to carry out many important reforms.

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Nikolai Alekseevich Zabolotsky - Soviet poet, translator, member of the Union of Writers of the USSR. In 1938, he was arrested and repressed. In 1963 he was rehabilitated at the request of his wife. Over the years of his biography, Zabolotsky had to endure many troubles, having spent many years in prisons and labor camps. So, before you is a brief biography of Nikolai Zabolotsky (interesting facts from the life of Zabolotsky read here).

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Vladimir Pavlovich Kovtun - Soviet and Russian officer, colonel of the GRU special forces reserve. In 2019, he was awarded the title Hero of the Russian Federation. Over the years of his biography, he took part in the Afghan war, receiving 7 bullet wounds in battles with the Mujahideen. So, before you is a brief biography of Vladimir Kovtun.

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Alexander Lukashenko - the first and only (for 2019) President of Belarus, ruling the country for over 20 years. Some consider him a dictator, while others call him “the Old Man”, seeing in him the savior of the nation. Over the years of his biography, Lukashenko was able to restore order in Belarus and bring it to the leading positions in the world in the development of the economy and industry.

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Diana Francis Spencer, Princess of Wales - the first wife of Prince of Wales Charles (from 1981 to 1996), heir to the British throne. Also known as Lady Diana or Lady Di. Over the years of her biography, Princess Diana has participated in many charitable and anti-war projects. She went down in history as an active public figure.

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Alexander Aronovich Pechersky - Russian officer of the Workers 'and Peasants' Red Army. He participated in the Great Patriotic War (1941-1945), the organizer of the only successful uprising in the German concentration camp Sobibor on October 14, 1943. There were many incredible events in Pechersky’s biography, which we will describe below.

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Nelson Mandela is a South African statesman, public and political figure. An implacable fighter for human rights during the existence of apartheid, for which he spent 27 years behind bars. President of South Africa (1994-1999). Over the years of his biography, Mandela has been awarded many prestigious awards, including the Nobel Peace Prize (1993).

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Julian Paul Assange is an Australian journalist, TV host, hacker and founder of the international organization WikiLeaks. In 2006, he published in large volumes top-secret information on espionage and corruption schemes in the highest echelons of power, war crimes and secrets of diplomacy of leading states.

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Rodion Rafailovich Nakhapetov - Soviet, American and Russian film actor, director and screenwriter. People's Artist of the RSFSR (1985). Over the years of his biography, he has appeared in such films as "Tenderness", "Slave of Love", "No Password Needed" and "Torpedo Bombers". So, before you is a brief biography of Rodion Nakhapetov.

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Nina Ivanovna Ruslanova - Soviet and Russian film and theater actress. In 1998, she was awarded the title of People's Artist of the Russian Federation. Over the years of her biography, she has played in many cult paintings, including Dog's Heart, Gypsy, The Return of Budulaya and Shadows Fade at Noon. So, before you is a short biography of Nina Ruslanova.

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Igor Yuryevich Nikolaev is a Soviet and Russian composer, singer, musician, songwriter, and producer. Honored Artist of the Russian Federation. Over the years of his biography, he managed to write many hits, including Dolphin and Mermaid, Taxi, Taxi, Five Reasons, Raspberry Wine and many others. So, before you is a short biography of Igor Nikolaev.

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Igor Borisovich Bulatov - Vice-President of the construction group of companies "Tashir". He gained great fame after being seen with pregnant Victoria Lopyreva on the ocean coast. However, finally, the name of the father of the child became known. We will tell about these and other features of the man's biography in this article.

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Maria M. Poroshina - Russian theater and film actress. Over the years of her biography, she has appeared in many rating films, including “Antikiller”, “Night Watch”, “Firs” and “Always say always”. In this article we consider the main events of the Poroshin biography, as well as the most interesting facts from her life.

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Regina Petrovna Todorenko - Ukrainian TV host, singer, actress and composer. The most successful TV project in her biography was “Eagle and tails,” which brought her great popularity. So, before you is a short biography of Regina Todorenko. Biography of Regina Todorenko Regina Todorenko was born on June 14, 1990 in Odessa.

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Ramzan Akhmatovich Kadyrov is the head of the Chechen Republic (CR) and a member of the council of the United Russia party. Hero of the Russian Federation, Major General of the Police and son of the first president of the Chechen Republic as part of the Russian Federation Akhmat Kadyrov. Ramzan is a very ambiguous person. Some call him a savior and peacemaker, and others - a tyrant and a corrupt official.

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Keanu Reeves is a Hollywood actor, film producer, director and musician. In his biography were many significant paintings, the most famous of which are "The Matrix", "Speed", "Devil's Advocate" and "Johnny Mnemonic". In 2005, a star was set on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in honor of Reeves. Unlike many of his colleagues, he prefers to lead a modest lifestyle, for which reason he can often be seen on the subway or sitting on the curb with a cup of coffee.

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Vasily Semenovich Lanovoy - Soviet and Russian theater and film actor, master of artistic reading, teacher. People's Artist of the USSR (1985). Over the years of his biography, Lanovoy won over 40 prestigious awards and prizes. Winner of the Lenin Prize (1980). Member of the CPSU since 1968. So, before you is a brief biography of Vasily Lanovoy.

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Dimash Kudaibergenov is a Kazakh singer and composer who knows how to play many instruments. Winner of many prestigious awards and winner of several international competitions. From an early age, Dimash performed at large venues both at home and abroad. He is known for his wide vocal range spanning 6 octaves and 1 note.

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Arkhip Kuindzhi - Russian artist, master of landscape painting. He is considered the "artist of light" for the fact that he was able to transmit light streams on the canvas incredibly accurately. Over the years of his biography, he wrote many magnificent paintings created in styles of realism, romanticism and philosophical landscape.

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General Karbyshev - Russian and Soviet fortifier, scientist-engineer, lieutenant-general of engineering troops, doctor of military sciences and professor of the Military Academy of the General Staff of the Red Army. In the biography of General Karbyshev there were many large-scale military conflicts in which he showed courage and bravery. For services to the Fatherland, he was awarded the title Hero of the Soviet Union posthumously.

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