||Wassily Kadinsky 1866 - 1944
A famous Russian painter,
a leader in the role of modern art. He
grew up in Odessa.
Zhitkov 1882 - 1938
A famous Soviet writer
of sea stories. Grew up and lived in Odessa.
||Vladimir Jabotinsky 1880 - 1940
A famous journalist
and orator, who founded the Zionist Revisionist
which played an important role in establishing
the State of Israel. He was born in Odessa.
Korolev 1907 - 1966
A famous engineer who
helped to pioneer the dominant Soviet rocketry
program. He was educated in Odessa at
the Odessa Building Trades School.
||Valentin Glushko 1908 -
The predecessor and
rival to Korolev. He was the most experienced
Soviet designer of rocket engines. A crater
on the Moon is named after him. He lived
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