Namesakes

Nobel Prize Winners: 1 literature
(literature) Svetlana Alexievich   2015  
Notable Actors and Actresses: 2 actresses
Lanna Saunders (a.k.a. Svetlana)   1941-2007  
Svetlana Bojković   1947-  
Notable Athletes: 1 tennis
(tennis) Svetlana Kuznetsova   1985-  
Olympic Medalists: 5 bronze, 4 gold, 3 silver, 1 gold/bronze, 1 silver/bronze, 1 silver/gold
(bronze) Svetlana Babanina   1964   swimming - 200 m breaststroke; swimming - 4x100 m medley relay  
(silver) Svetlana Krachevskaya   1980   shot put  
(silver/gold) Svetlana Dašić-Kitić   1980; 1984   handball  
(silver) Svetlana Varganova   1980   swimming - 200 m breaststroke  
(gold) Svetlana Antipova   1992   basketball  
(gold/bronze) Svetlana Krivelyova   1992; 2004   shot put  
(gold) Svetlana Masterkova   1996   1500 m  
(bronze) Svetlana Goncharenko   2000   4x400 m relay  
(bronze) Svetlana Kuzina   2000   water polo  
(silver/bronze) Svetlana Feofanova   2004; 2008   pole vault  
(bronze) Svetlana Abrosimova   2008   basketball  
(gold) Svetlana Romashina   2008; 2012   synchronized swimming  
(bronze) Svetlana Shkolina   2012   high jump  
(gold) Svetlana Podobedova   2012   weightlifting  
(silver) Svetlana Tsarukayeva   2012   weightlifting