Famous Belarusian

The Most Famous Belarusian

NameBirthdayNationalityBio
Olga KorbutMay 16, 1955BelarusianOlga Korbut is a former Soviet gymnast who won six Olympic medals for her country and earned the title of ‘The Sparrow from Minsk’
Andrei ArlovskiFebruary 4, 1979BelarusianAndrei Arlovski is a Belarusian mixed martial artist and actor
Svetlana BoginskayaFebruary 9, 1973BelarusianSvetlana Boginskaya is a former Soviet/Unified Team/Belarusian gymnast who was famously known as the ‘Goddess of Gymnastics’
Marc ChagallJuly 6, 1887BelarusianMarc Chagall was a famous painter and designer
Yanka KupalaJuly 7, 1882BelarusianYanka Kupala was a Belarusian nationalist poet, who is famous for his poem ‘Ад сэрца’ (‘From the Heart’)
Alexander LukashenkoAugust 30, 1954BelarusianAlexander Lukashenko is the current President of Belarus
Svetlana AlexievichMay 31, 1948BelarusianSvetlana Alexievich is an eminent Belarusian journalist and writer who won the 2015 Nobel Prize in Literature
Maksim BahdanovičDecember 9, 1891BelarusianBelarus-born Maksim Bahdanovic was a renowned poet, journalist, and translator
Maryna LinchukSeptember 4, 1987BelarusianMaryna Linchuk is a Belarusian fashion supermodel and is known for featuring on the cover of various top fashion magazines
Joseph B. SoloveitchikFebruary 27, 1903BelarusianJoseph B
Zhores Ivanovich Alferov

Zhores Ivanovich Alferov

Zhores Ivanovich Alferov is a Nobel Prize winning Russian physicist

BelarusianMarch 15, 193074 views

Svetlana Alexievich

Svetlana Alexievich is an eminent Belarusian journalist and writer who won the 2015 Nobel Prize in Literature

BelarusianMay 31, 1948145 views

Maksim Bahdanovič

Belarus-born Maksim Bahdanovic was a renowned poet, journalist, and translator

Svetlana Boginskaya

Svetlana Boginskaya is a former Soviet/Unified Team/Belarusian gymnast who was famously known as the ‘Goddess of Gymnastics’

Yanka Kupala

Yanka Kupala was a Belarusian nationalist poet, who is famous for his poem ‘Ад сэрца’ (‘From the Heart’)

BelarusianJuly 7, 1882160 views

Maryna Linchuk

Maryna Linchuk is a Belarusian fashion supermodel and is known for featuring on the cover of various top fashion magazines

Alexander Lukashenko

Alexander Lukashenko is the current President of Belarus

BelarusianAugust 30, 1954156 views

Olga Korbut

Olga Korbut is a former Soviet gymnast who won six Olympic medals for her country and earned the title of ‘The Sparrow from Minsk’

BelarusianMay 16, 1955285 views

Marc Chagall

Marc Chagall was a famous painter and designer

BelarusianJuly 6, 1887184 views