List of Chuvashes

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A Chuvash is a member of the Chuvash people, an ethnic group living in Russia.

Historical figures[edit]

Vasily Chapayev

Leaders and politicians[edit]

Military figures[edit]

Religious figures[edit]

Academic figures[edit]

Ivan Yakovlev (educator).

Educators[edit]

  • Ivan Yakovlev (1848–1930) - Chuvash patriarch, inventor of modern Chuvash alphabet.
  • Gennady Volkov (1927-2010) — Chuvash educator, Academician of the Russian Academy of Education, founder of the ethnopedagogics.

Linguists[edit]

Orientalists[edit]

Cultural figures[edit]

Actors and actresses[edit]

  • Tany Youne (1903–1977) - first Chuvash theater actress, the first Chuvash film actress.
  • Boris Markov - actor, famous music director, People's Artist of the Russia and Chuvash ASSR.

Architects[edit]

Ballet dancers[edit]

Musicians[edit]

Painters[edit]

Sculptors[edit]

Writers and poets[edit]

Other figures[edit]

Cosmonauts[edit]

Sportspersons[edit]

See also[edit]