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Russia ranks 7th in number of biographies on Pantheon, behind Germany, Italy, and Japan. Memorable people born in present day Russia include Immanuel Kant, Vladimir Lenin, and Fyodor Dostoevsky. Memorable people who died in Russia include Joseph Stalin, Immanuel Kant, and Vladimir Lenin. Russia has been the birth place of many politicians and writers and the death place of many politicians and writers.

Russia, or the Russian Federation, is a transcontinental country located in Eastern Europe and Northern Asia. Covering an area of 17,125,200 square kilometres (6,612,100 sq mi), it is the largest country in the world by area, spanning more than one-eighth of the Earth's inhabited land area, stretching eleven time zones, and bordering 16 sovereign nations. The territory of Russia extends from the Baltic Sea in the west to the Pacific Ocean in the east, and from the Arctic Ocean in the north to the Black Sea and the Caucasus in the south. With 146.7 million inhabitants living in the country's 85 federal subjects, Russia is the most populous nation in Europe and the ninth-most populous nation in the world. Russia's capital and largest city is Moscow; other major urban areas include Saint Petersburg, Novosibirsk, Yekaterinburg, Nizhny Novgorod, Kazan and Chelyabinsk. Read more on Wikipedia

Between 95 BC and 2002, present day Russia was the birth place of 2,050 globally memorable people, including Immanuel Kant, Vladimir Lenin, and Fyodor Dostoevsky. Additionaly, 1,238 globally memorable people have passed away in present day Russia including Joseph Stalin, Immanuel Kant, and Vladimir Lenin.

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Over the past 100 years, politicians have been the top profession of globally memorable people born in present day Russia, including Mikhail Gorbachev, Vladimir Putin, and Boris Yeltsin. Whereas, throughout history, politicians have been the profession with the most memorable people born in present day Russia, including Vladimir Lenin, Mikhail Gorbachev, and Peter the Great.

Below is a visual represetation of the lifespans of the top 25 globally memorable people born in present day Russia since 1700.