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... Main article Russian artists Ivan Aivazovsky, author of The Ninth Wave and over 6000 paintings, mostly seascapes Fedor Alekseev, prominent landscapist ...
... of the 18th century the reforms of Peter the Great (the founder of Russian Academy of Sciences and Saint Petersburg State University) and the work of such ... by Nikolay Slavyanov, Konstantin Khrenov and other Russian engineers ... Many famous Russian scientists and inventors were émigrés, like Igor Sikorsky and Vladimir Zworykin, and many foreign ones worked in Russia for a long time, like Leonard Euler and Alfred Nobel ...
Famous quotes containing the words russian and/or famous:
“Now comes this Russian diversion. If it is more than just that it will mean the liberation of Europe from Nazi dominationand at the same time I do not think we need to worry about the possibility of any Russian domination.”
—Franklin D. Roosevelt (18821945)
“From time immemorial the men of the town have been famous seamen, and have divided their energies between fishing and hating the English.”
—Willa Cather (18761947)