Russian Inventors

Mikhail Kalashnikov's Inventions

Mikhail Kalashnikov

Mikhail Kalashnikov was a renowned Russian weapons designer, most famous for designing the AK-47 rifle. Mikhail was born in 1919 in Kurya, Russia.

Igor Sikorsky's Inventions

Igor Sikorsky

Igor Ivanovich Sikorsky, the father of helicopters, was born on May 25th, 1889. He was given this title not because he invented the helicopter but because his designs were a pioneer.

Dmitri Mendeleev's inventions

Dmitri Mendeleev

Dmitri Mendeleev, known as the father of the Periodic Table, was a Russian scientist born in Tobolsk, Siberia on February 8th, 1834. He belonged to a well-off family and had 17 siblings.

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