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10 celebrities who started his political career


Not every man knows what sphere of activity he would devote when you grow up. And even if he does, there is no guarantee that their preferences and desires will not change in the future.

So it makes no sense to promise to beat his chest and scream, "I never". Life smarter, that's why she shows who is on that much. And as it turns out, many celebrities of Russia much also in working life devoted to politics.

10. Alexander Karelin

Aleksandr Aleksandrovich Karelin is a national pride of the Soviet Union and the Russian Federation. Fighter classic or Greco-Roman style.

Sports started at the age of 13, when his height and weight was 178 cm and 78 kg, respectively.

At the electrotechnical Institute in Novosibirsk, there was a section of Greco-Roman wrestling, where Alexander and joined in 1981. And so began his career.

In 2001 Karelin joined the ranks of the High Council of party "United Russia". Is also a Deputy of the State Duma of the Russian Federation, is engaged in health and sports.

9. Irina Rodnina

Not only Aleksandr Karelin came to politics from sports. Also received Soviet figure skater and three-time Olympic champion Irina Konstantinovna Rodnina.

Health Irina's childhood was very weak: as much as eleven times she was sick with pneumonia. The doctor said she needs more exercise.

My parents decided that exercise should not be "what anyhow," and gave his daughter to the section of figure skating. According to the expert, Irina Rodnina is the most successful figure skater in the history of pair skating.

His candidacy to the State Duma skater was nominated twice in the early 2000-ies, but both times failed. Fortune smiled on her in 2007. Irina spoke in support of the law to increase the retirement age.

8. Vyacheslav Fetisov

Another major figure of the Russian sports, which went into politics. Vyacheslav Aleksandrovich childhood fond of hockey, and actively playing it with neighborhood friends.

Professionalism in the game it began to develop from the age of 12, when he was in CSKA, and his training came from coach Yuri Aleksandrovich Jabarin.

With 18 years Vyacheslav has already played in the Junior team. He is so good at his job that his career was able to earn all the top titles available athlete in world hockey, for example, the Olympic order, the winner of the regular championship of NHL, the Stanley Cup winner.

In April 2002, Fetisov was the Chairman of the RF State Committee for physical culture and sport. Since then, it ranks only grow.

7. Oksana Fedorova

An unexpected member of the top, isn't it? Oxana Fedorova many residents of the Russian Federation known only as the host of the TV show "good night, kids" and winner of beauty contests.

But the biography of Oksana Gennadievna is actually much brighter and more interesting. Few people know that the education she is an attorney. In addition, Oksana is actively involved in charity work.

In 2003, Fedorov was included into the five of the Federal list of the Russian party of Life. In may, after three years, she was a partner of the UN children's Fund in Russia.

6. Svetlana Khorkina

And again in the top athletes. In my family, Svetlana is not the only athlete. Svetlana herself was in bright and tough world of sports thanks to my mother, who brought four-year-old daughter in the Palace of sports "Spartak" in the gymnastics section, to enhance the health of little Lights.

At the age of 11, the young athlete competed at the national tournament. After him, she took in the youth team of the USSR. In 1992, the girl came to the Russian national team in gymnastics.

In 2003, Khorkina joins the ranks of the party "United Russia", and a year later decides to permanently retire from the sport. In the same year received the title of Vice-President of Federation of sports gymnastics of Russia.

5. Mikhail Evdokimov

At the time, Mikhail Gorbachev was known throughout Russia, and his expressive face was familiar to many inhabitants of a great and mighty powers of the Russian Federation.

Michael was not only a terrific comedian and parodist, but also part in the political events of their homeland. As later told Michael himself, he plans to go into politics have matured it since 1995.

Only in 2004, he told everyone that he plans to run for the post of head of administration of Altai region. Despite the tough competition, Mikhail Yevdokimov won and took over as Governor. In the media his victory dubbed the "Schwarzenegger syndrome".

4. Maria Kozhevnikova

Maria is actually not as simple as it seems. Do not succumb to the charms of her sweet face. And no, the young actress is interesting not only because it was filmed five seasons in the TV series "Univer".

First, Jane has managed to star in many significant projects, for example, in "Treasures of O. K.", "Battalion" and "Sobibor". Second, in 2011, the actress joined the "Young guard of United Russia". She also gives to charity and orphanages.

3. Bohdan Stupka

Bogdan silvestrovich one of the most remarkable Soviet and Ukrainian actors. Behind him a great legacy, which is not surprising since the artist stands, since 1961.

In addition, the mortar has taken a rather big post from 1991 to 2001. He held the post of Minister of culture and arts of Ukraine.

2. Elena Drapeko

Elena G. as well as other members of the top, I decided to contribute not only in creativity but also in the political activities of the country.

Began her political activities in 1992-1993, when she began to take the post of Chairman of the Committee on culture and tourism of the mayoralty of St.-Petersburg.

Since 2007, Elena G. is part of deputies of the State Duma of the fifth convocation from party "Fair Russia".

1. Alina Kabaeva

Completing this top are also known across Russia athlete, namely Alina Maratovna Kabaeva. In 2004 she became Olympic champion in the individual all-around.

In early 2001, the girl became a member of the Supreme Council of the party "United Russia". In 2005, Alina has been one of the deputies of the State Duma of the fifth convocation.

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