Namesakes

Bulgarian Presidents and Prime Ministers: 1 prime minister
(prime minister) Leonid Sobolev   1882-1883  
Nobel Prize Winners: 2 economics
(economics) Leonid Kantorovich   1975  
(economics) Leonid Hurwicz   2007  
Notable Actors and Actresses: 1 actor
Leonid Kulagin   1940-  
Olympic Medalists: 3 silver, 1 bronze, 1 bronze/silver/gold, 1 gold, 1 silver/bronze
(silver) Leonid Shcherbakov   1952   triple jump  
(gold) Leonid Spirin   1956   20 km walk  
(silver) Leonid Bartenyev   1956; 1960   4x100 m relay  
(bronze/silver/gold) Leonid Osipov   1964; 1968; 1972   water polo  
(silver/bronze) Leonid Ilyichov   1968   swimming - 4x100 m freestyle relay; swimming - 4x100 m medley relay; swimming - 4x200 m freestyle relay  
(silver) Leonid Lytvynenko   1972   decathlon  
(bronze) Leo Komarov (a.k.a. Leonid)   2014   ice hockey  
Other Leaders: 1 general secretary
General Secretary Leonid Brezhnev   1964-1982   Soviet Union  
Saints: 1 blessed
Blessed Leonid Feodorov   1879-1935