15 Notable alumni of
Kuban State University

Kuban State University is 1762nd in the world, 594th in Europe, and 66th in Russia by aggregated alumni prominence. Below is the list of 15 notable alumni from Kuban State University sorted by their wiki pages popularity. The directory includes famous graduates and former students along with research and academic staff.

  1. Margarita Simonyan

    Margarita Simonyan
    Born in
    Russia Flag Russia
    Years
    1980-.. (age 42)
    Enrolled in Kuban State University
    1997-2002 studied journalism
    Occupations
    journalisteditor-in-chiefpropagandistscreenwriterradio personality
    Biography

    Margarita Simonovna Simonyan is a Russian journalist. She is the editor-in-chief of the Russian state-controlled media organisations RT (formerly Russia Today) and Rossiya Segodnya. In 2022, Simonyan was sanctioned by the European Union for "actions and policies which undermine the territorial integrity, sovereignty and independence of Ukraine".

  2. Sergey Galitsky

    Sergey Galitsky
    Born in
    Russia Flag Russia
    Years
    1967-.. (age 55)
    Occupations
    businesspersonentrepreneur
    Biography

    Sergey Nikolayevich Galitsky is a Russian billionaire businessman, the founder and co-owner of Magnit, Russia's largest retailer, and president of FC Krasnodar. In 2021 Forbes Russia estimated his fortune at $3,500 million.

  3. Dmitry Pirog

    Dmitry Pirog
    Born in
    Russia Flag Russia
    Years
    1980-.. (age 42)
    Occupations
    politicianboxermember of the State Duma
    Biography

    Dmitry Yurievich Pirog is a Russian politician and former professional boxer. In boxing he competed from 2005 to 2012, and held the WBO middleweight title from 2010 to 2012. Although his career was cut short due to a debilitating back injury, he is one of the few professional boxers to win a world championship and retire undefeated.

  4. Maria Minogarova

    Maria Minogarova
    Born in
    Russia Flag Russia
    Years
    1989-.. (age 33)
    Occupations
    bloggertelevision presentermodel
    Biography

    Maria Albertovna Minogarova is a Russian model, a blogger, a YouTuber and a TV presenter.

  5. Veniamin Kondratyev

    Veniamin Kondratyev
    Born in
    Russia Flag Russia
    Years
    1970-.. (age 52)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Veniamin Ivanovich Kondratyev is the governor of Krasnodar Krai in the southern European part of Russia.

  6. Dmitry Grigorenko

    Dmitry Grigorenko
    Born in
    Russia Flag Russia
    Years
    1978-.. (age 44)
    Occupations
    civil servant
    Biography

    Dmitry Yuryevich Grigorenko is a Russian politician serving as Deputy Prime Minister of the Russian Federation and Chief of the Government Staff assumed office in January 2020.

  7. Israel Tsvaygenbaum

    Israel Tsvaygenbaum
    Born in
    Russia Flag Russia
    Years
    1961-.. (age 61)
    Occupations
    painter
    Biography

    Israel Tsvaygenbaum, is a Russian-American artist of Jewish descent. A number of his works are in the Museum of Imitative Arts, Derbent.

  8. Viktor Likhonosov

    Viktor Likhonosov
    Born in
    Russia Flag Russia
    Years
    1936-2021 (aged 85)
    Occupations
    writer
    Biography

    Viktor Ivanovich Likhonosov was a Russian writer, laureate of the Russian State Prize (1988), the International Mikhail Sholokhov prize and the first Yasnaya Polyana award (2003).

  9. Alexander Karasyov

    Alexander Karasyov
    Born in
    Russia Flag Russia
    Years
    1971-.. (age 51)
    Occupations
    writer
    Biography

    Alexander Karasyov is a Russian writer living in St. Petersburg, Russia.

  10. Vasyl Barka

    Vasyl Barka
    Born in
    Ukraine Flag Ukraine
    Years
    1908-2003 (aged 95)
    Occupations
    translatorlinguistwriterliterary criticpoet
    Biography

    Wasyl Barka was an American-residing Ukrainian poet, writer, literary critic, and translator.

  11. Samuel Didier Biang

    Samuel Didier Biang
    Born in
    Cameroon Flag Cameroon
    Years
    1974-.. (age 48)
    Occupations
    association football player
    Biography

    Samuel Didier Biang is a Cameroonian football coach and a former player. He works as a coach with the FC Krasnodar academy. He also holds Russian citizenship, and he spent the whole of his playing career in Russia. He never played on the organized level during his youth years and started playing for his university squad when he was receiving his education in computer science at the Kuban State University. Local coaches advised him to start a professional career as a football player in 1998.

  12. Sergei Vorzhev

    Sergei Vorzhev
    Born in
    Russia Flag Russia
    Years
    1950-.. (age 72)
    Occupations
    painter
    Biography

    Sergei Vorzhev is a Russian artist based in Krasnodar.

  13. Suren Gazaryan

    Suren Gazaryan
    Born in
    Russia Flag Russia
    Years
    1974-.. (age 48)
    Occupations
    zoologistenvironmental defenderchiropterologistpolitician
    Biography

    Suren Gazaryan is a Russian zoologist, dissident, public figure, and former member of The Environmental Watch on North Caucasus. He is a member of the Russian Opposition Coordination Council. He was awarded a Goldman Environmental Prize in 2014.

  14. Tatiana Zaitseva

    Tatiana Zaitseva
    Born in
    Russia Flag Russia
    Years
    1978-.. (age 44)
    Occupations
    association football player
    Biography

    Tatiana Zaitseva is a former football defender. Throughout her career she played for Kubanochka Krasnodar, Energiya Voronezh and Ryazan VDV. She was a member of the Russian national team, and played the 1999 and 2003 World Cups.

  15. Vladimir Schneider

    Vladimir Schneider
    Born in
    Russia Flag Russia
    Years
    1966-.. (age 56)
    Occupations
    scientist
    Biography

    Vladimir Schneider is a Russian historian, Doctor of Historical Sciences. He is the author of more than 120 scientific works, among which 6 monographs. He is a professor in the department of universal and national history of Armavir State Pedagogical University. Worked as dean of the history department of ASPU from 1999 to 2011. The main directions of scientific work: the socio-cultural aspect of the history of the peoples of the North Caucasus; Soviet national policy in the North Caucasus of 1917 - the end of the 1950s; the history of the deportations, the stay at the special settlement and the rehabilitation of the North Caucasian peoples; historical and cultural integration processes in the North Caucasus; the history of the German diaspora in the Kuban; historical research methodology issues.