Ksenia Sobchak

Ksenia Sobchak

Russian politician and journalist
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Short biography

Ksenia Anatolievna Sobchak is a Russian opposition politician, actress and TV presenter.

Brief biography

Ksenia Sobchak was born in St. Petersburg on November 5, 1981.

Since early childhood she was engaged in ballet and painting.

Higher education Ksenia Sobchak received at the Faculty of Law of St. Petersburg State University and at the Moscow State Institute of International Relations, which she graduated in political science and international relations.

Ksenia Sobchak in show business

Ksenia Sobchak's fame and popularity was brought by her role as the host of the TV project "Dom-2" on the Russian TV channel "TNT".

Sobchak and Borodina were chosen specifically, based on the fact that the presenters of the project were to be non-professionals.

Ksenia Sobchak worked as the host of "House-2" until 2012, simultaneously participating in several other TV projects, such as "The Last Hero", "Who Wants to Be a Millionaire" and "Star Boulevard".

Ksenia Sobchak vs. Putin

Socio-political activities of Ksenia Sobchak began with the organization of the youth public movement "All are free!"

Later Sobchak took an active part in the Russian opposition protests, the wave of which passed through the Russian Federation in 2011-2013.

In 2018, Ksenia Sobchak decided to run for president of the Russian Federation.

As a result, only 1.66% of voters in Russia officially voted for Ksenia Sobchak.

Shortly after the election, Sobchak announced the creation of an anti-Putin political party,the Party of Change.

Ksenia Sobchak expressed a very controversial position on Russia's annexation of Ukraine's Crimea. She was included in the database of the website "Peacemaker" for illegal visits to the occupied peninsula.

Personal life

Despite the information about numerous romances, Ksenia Sobchak was married only once. Her husband was the famous actor and director Maxim Vitorgan.

The couple played a wedding in 2013, and almost three years later it became known that Ksenia Sobchak is pregnant. A son was born in the couple in 2016, he was named Platon.

With Vitorgan, Sobchak broke up in 2018.

Sobchak and Bogomolov

On September 13, 2019, Ksenia Sobchak and Konstantin Bogomolov played a wedding.

Activity in the network

Ksenia Sobchak is very popular and active on the Internet. Most often her publications can be found on the following well-known network resources:

  • Instagram. More than six million people are subscribed to Ksenia Sobchak's Instagram page, where she publishes her photos.

  • Telegram. Her personal channel in Telegram has gathered almost forty thousand participants.

  • Facebook. Ksenia Sobchak's Facebook account has 170 thousand people subscribed to it.

  • Twitter. And Sobchak's Twitter page already has a million and a half regular readers.

  • YouTube. Ksenia Sobchak's YouTube channel, where her regular Internet show "Beware, Sobchak!" is running, has gathered almost half a million subscribers.

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