If you were born in the Russian Soviet Federative Socialist Republic of the USSR, but now live in the Russian Federation, then you are a Russian, and former Soviet citizen, though you can still claim Soviet citizenship.
Ozzie Virgil made his debut with the Giants on September 23, 1956.
The first Puerto Rican born player in the NBA was guard Butch Lee who was born in Santurce. He played with the Hawks, Cavaliers, and Lakers for two seasons (1978-79 and 1979-80).
Stalins' real name and the name he was born with was Iosif Vissarionovich Dzhugashvili. He adopted the name Stalin, which is derived from combining the Russian word for steel 'stal' with 'Lenin', after the Russian Revolution.
Saina Nehwal was the first Indian woman player to win your star badminton tournament. Saina Nehwal was born on March 17th 1990.
No native born Russian astronaut has every gone to the moon. .All Russian lunar probes were unmanned.
Johnny Gottselig (born Odessa, Russia 1905) as a member of the 1933-34 Stanley Cup champion Chicago Blackhawks.
Igor Sikorski, a Russian born American, invented the first practical helicopter.
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John the Russian was born in 1690.
Russian Red was born in 1985.
Russian Jack was born in 1864.