List of people on the postage stamps of the Soviet Union

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This article lists people who have been featured on postage stamps of the Soviet Union.

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1973 Salvador Allende stamp.

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Aviators Georgy Baydukov, A. V. Belyakov, and Valery Chkalov on a 1937 stamp commemorating their flight across the North Pole.
19th-century Russian physicians Sergey Botkin, Nikolay Pirogov, and Ivan Sechenov on a 1948 stamp marking the 150th anniversary of the S.M. Kirov Military Medical Academy's founding.
Vostok 5 Cosmonaut Valery Bykovsky on a 1963 stamp.

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Stamp issued to commemorate the 150th anniversary of Charles Darwin's birth in 1959.


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1956 stamp commemorating the centennial of Ivan Franko's birth.

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1957 Mikhail Glinka stamp.

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1990 Hồ Chí Minh stamp

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Writer Vsevolod Ivanov on a 1965 stamp.

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1983 stamp commemorating the 8th-century Persian astronomer Abu Abdullah Muhammad bin Musa al-Khwarizmi.
Bolshevik revolutionary and economist Gleb Krzhizhanovsky (1972).
1989 stamp honoring the Komi writer Ivan Kuratov.

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19th-century Russian painter Isaak Levitan on a Soviet stamp, 1950.
19th-century Russian inventor Alexander Lodygin on a Soviet stamp, 1951.

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1988 Nelson Mandela stamp.

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1987 Isaac Newton stamp commemorating the three-hundredth anniversary of the publication of his Philosophiæ Naturalis Principia Mathematica.

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Spanish painter Pablo Picasso on a 1973 stamp
1958 Vadim Podbelsky stamp
1937 Alexander Pushkin stamp

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1954 stamp issued to commemorate the 125th anniversary of 19th-century Russian composer Anton Rubinstein's birth.
1956 Shota Rustaveli stamp.

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12th-century poet Saʿdī on a 1959 stamp commemorating the seven-hundredth anniversary of the Gulistan.
Ukrainian poet and painter Taras Shevchenko, 1957.
Lezgin poet Suleyman Stalsky, 1969.
A 1950 postage stamp commemorating 125 years since the birth of Armenian playwright Gabriel Sundukyan.
1980 stamp commemorating the 250th anniversary of Alexander Suvorov's birth.

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A 1960 Leo Tolstoy stamp.
Commemorative stamp issued on the 125th anniversary of Mark Twain's birth.

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1956 Lesya Ukrainka stamp.

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1956 stamp commemorating the one-hundredth anniversary of painter Apollinary Vasnetsov's birth.

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