Celebrities in Turkmenistan

Khalnazar Agakhanov ambassador
Muslim Agayew football player
Myratgeldy Akmammedov politician
Annakurban Amanklychev human rights activist
Mesgen Amanov chess grandmaster
Makhammetgeldi Annaamanov politician
Annagul Annakuliyeva opera singer, actress
Grigory Aronshtam former president Turkmen SSR
Gurbannazar Ashirov politician
Gurbanmyrat Atayew politician
Aksoltan Atayewa permanent representative to United Nations
Inha Babakova Olympic medalist, high jumper
Sergey Artem'yevich Balasanian composer
Aliasker Bashirov boxer
Durdy Bayramov artist
Umurbek Bazarbayev weightlifter
Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedow president
Batyr Berdiyew former ambassador
Kurban Berdyev football coach
Danil Burkenya Olympic medalist, track and field
Annaguly Deryayev engineer, politician
Durdy Durdyyew politician
Khodjamyrat Geldimyradov politician
Rahym Gurbanmammedow football coach
Nurmuhammet Hanamow former ambassador
Tolkunbek Hudaybergenov weightlifter
Husein Huseinov painter, film art director
Elnur Huseynov singer
Amangeldy Hydyr painter
Maxim Kalashnikov writer, publicist, political activist
Sapardurdy Khadzhiev human rights activist
Oleg Kononenko Russian cosmonaut
Larisa Kositsyna high jumper
Awdy Kulyyew first foreign minister
Yuri Magdiyew football coach
Agageldi Mammetgeldiyev politician
Rasit Meredow deputy prime minister
Andrey Molchanov swimmer
Veli Mukhatov composer
Ogulsapar Myradowa human rights activist, journalist
Valentina Nazarova track, field sprint athlete
Remigija Nazaroviene heptathlete
Saparmurat Niyazov first president Turkmenistan
Byashim Nurali painter
Guwanc Nurmuhammedow judoku
Isanguly Nuryyew politician
Handszar Odeev Chess grandmaster
Esenmyrat Orazgeldiyev politician
Magtymguly Pyragy spiritual leader
Khalmurad Sakhatmuradov former president Turkmen SSR
Aygyl Tajiyeva activist, politician
Kakaev Yakshigeldy politician
Iraida Yusupova composer