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16 Famous People Named Dmitriy (Written By A Non-Famous One)

My favorite Circle of Death category.

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1. Demeter

Years Active: Circa 1400-146 BCOccupation: Greek Goddess of the harvest, fertility, agriculture, nature, and the seasons. The one that started it all. The grand-daddy of Dmitri's.
Via en.wikipedia.org

Years Active: Circa 1400-146 BC

Occupation: Greek Goddess of the harvest, fertility, agriculture, nature, and the seasons. The one that started it all. The grand-daddy of Dmitri's.

2. Demetrius the Cynic

Years Active: Circa 100 AD (or Caligula through Vespasian)Occupation: Philosopher, and a very skeptical dude. Such cynic. Much doubt. Wow.
Via en.wikipedia.org

Years Active: Circa 100 AD (or Caligula through Vespasian)

Occupation: Philosopher, and a very skeptical dude. Such cynic. Much doubt. Wow.

3. Dmitry Donskoy

Years Active: 1350-1389 ADOccupation: Former Prince of Moscow. Current Orthodox Saint. Beard enthusiast.
Via en.wikipedia.org

Years Active: 1350-1389 AD

Occupation: Former Prince of Moscow. Current Orthodox Saint. Beard enthusiast.

4. False Dmitry I

Years Active: 1605-1606 ADOccupation: Pretender to the throne of Dmitriy Ivanovich, son of Ivan the Terrible.
Via en.wikipedia.org

Years Active: 1605-1606 AD

Occupation: Pretender to the throne of Dmitriy Ivanovich, son of Ivan the Terrible.

5. False Dmitry II

Years Active: ???-1610 ADOccupation: Pretender to the throne of Dmitry Ivanovich, son of Ivan the Terrible.
Via en.wikipedia.org

Years Active: ???-1610 AD

Occupation: Pretender to the throne of Dmitry Ivanovich, son of Ivan the Terrible.

6. False Dmitry III

Years Active: ???-1612Occupation: The last of the pretenders to the throne of Dmitriy Ivanovich (pictured above). AKA Pseudo-Dmitry.
Via en.wikipedia.org

Years Active: ???-1612

Occupation: The last of the pretenders to the throne of Dmitriy Ivanovich (pictured above). AKA Pseudo-Dmitry.

7. True Dmitriy I

LOL. JK. They're all false.
Via en.wikipedia.org

LOL. JK. They're all false.

8. Dmitri Mendeleev

Years Active: 1834-1907Occupation: Creating the periodic table.
Via biography.com

Years Active: 1834-1907

Occupation: Creating the periodic table.

9. Dmitri Shostakovich

Years Active: 1906-1975Occupation: Composer. Soviet Harry Potter look-a-like (sans scar).
Via en.wikipedia.org

Years Active: 1906-1975

Occupation: Composer. Soviet Harry Potter look-a-like (sans scar).

10. Dmitri

Years Active: 1997Occupation: Fictional cartoon character from Anastasia. Voiced by John Cusack. Titanic-era Leo DiCap look-a-like.
Via disney.wikia.com

Years Active: 1997

Occupation: Fictional cartoon character from Anastasia. Voiced by John Cusack. Titanic-era Leo DiCap look-a-like.

11. Dmitry Medvedev

Years Active: 1965-PresentOccupation: Former President and current Prime Minister of Russia. (In Game-of-Thrones-speak, the Kevan Lannister to Putin's Tywin Lannister.)
Via commons.wikimedia.org

Years Active: 1965-Present

Occupation: Former President and current Prime Minister of Russia. (In Game-of-Thrones-speak, the Kevan Lannister to Putin's Tywin Lannister.)

12. Demetria Moore

Years Active: 1962-PresentOccupation: Actress. According to this tweet, she's just "Demi," not Demetria (allegedly).
Via sfexaminer.com

Years Active: 1962-Present

Occupation: Actress. According to this tweet, she's just "Demi," not Demetria (allegedly).

13. Demetria Lovato

Years Active: 1992-PresentOccupation: Musician, actress. Does not deny her original name, but still goes by "Demi."
Via sheknows.ca

Years Active: 1992-Present

Occupation: Musician, actress. Does not deny her original name, but still goes by "Demi."

14. Dancing Dimitri

Via knowyourmeme.com

Years Active: 2008

Occupation: Unknown subject of a viral video and subsequent meme.

15. Dima Bilan

Years Active: 1981-PresentOccupation: Musician, actor, celebrity, mullet enthusiast, and according to this Yahoo! Answers entry also a Russian version of Justin Timberlake. (Though born Viktor, the singer later changed his name to Dima, a diminutive version of Dimitri.)
Via zastavki.com

Years Active: 1981-Present

Occupation: Musician, actor, celebrity, mullet enthusiast, and according to this Yahoo! Answers entry also a Russian version of Justin Timberlake. (Though born Viktor, the singer later changed his name to Dima, a diminutive version of Dimitri.)

16. Demetri Martin

Years Active: 1973-PresentOccupation: Stand-up comedian.
Via fanpop.com

Years Active: 1973-Present

Occupation: Stand-up comedian.

HONORABLE MENTION: Petrie (The Land Before Time)

Why? Because kids are mean.
Via landbeforetime.wikia.com

Why? Because kids are mean.

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