Naro-Fominsk (Russian: На́ро-Фоми́нск) is a town and the administrative center of Naro-Fominsky District in Moscow Oblast, Russia, located on the Nara River, 70 kilometers (43 mi) southwest from Moscow. Population: 64,665 (2010 Census); 70,475 (2002 Census); 58,292 (1989 Census).
Nara railway station
Coat of arms
Location of Naro-Fominsk
Location of Naro-Fominsk
Naro-Fominsk (Moscow Oblast)
|Federal subject||Moscow Oblast|
|Administrative district||Naro-Fominsky District|
|Town status since||1926|
|• Body||Council of Deputies|
|• Head||Anatoly Shkurkov|
|• Total||22 km2 (8 sq mi)|
|Elevation||180 m (590 ft)|
|• Rank||242nd in 2010|
|• Density||2,900/km2 (7,600/sq mi)|
|• Capital of||Naro-Fominsky District, Town of Naro-Fominsk|
|• Municipal district||Naro-Fominsky Municipal District|
|• Urban settlement||Naro-Fominsk Urban Settlement|
|• Capital of||Naro-Fominsky Municipal District, Naro-Fominsk Urban Settlement|
143300, 143301, 143302, 143304, 143306, 143308, 143310, 143398
|Dialing code(s)||+7 49634|
The selo of Fominskoye was first mentioned in chronicles in 1339, while it was under the rule of Ivan Kalita. Napoleon's Grande Armée passed through Fominskoye on its retreat from Moscow in 1812. The modern Naro-Fominsk was established as an urban-type settlement as a result of the merger of the villages of Fominskoye and Malaya Nara in 1925. Town status was granted to it in 1926. The town was severely damaged during World War II after Nazi Germany forces destroyed 687 buildings and a textile factory during the Battle of Moscow in 1941. Western part of Naro-Fominsk was occupied from October 21 to December 26, 1941.
Within the framework of administrative divisions, Naro-Fominsk serves as the administrative center of Naro-Fominsky District. As an administrative division, it is, together with twelve rural localities, incorporated within Naro-Fominsky District as the Town of Naro-Fominsk. As a municipal division, the Town of Naro-Fominsk is incorporated within Naro-Fominsky Municipal District as Naro-Fominsk Urban Settlement.
The 423rd Guards Yampolsky Motor Rifle Regiment was a regiment of the Soviet Army and Russian Ground Forces from 1942 to 2009. For most of the postwar period it formed part of the 4th Guards Kantemirovskaya Tank Division.4th Guards Tank Division
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It is one of the key formations of the Western Military District. All of its units, as well as headquarters, are based in the town of Naro-Fominsk, Moscow Oblast, 70 kilometers (43 mi) south-west of Moscow.Aleksandr Kachalov
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Aleksandr Sergeyevich Kazimirov (Russian: Александр Серге́евич Казимиров; born 7 December 1988) is a Russian professional football player. Currently, he plays for FC Nara-ShBFR Naro-Fominsk.Aleksei Karasevich
Aleksei Konstantinovich Karasevich (Russian: Алексей Константинович Карасевич; born 29 March 1989 in Naro-Fominsk) is a Russian professional football player. He plays for FC Ararat-2 Moscow.Aleksei Vladimirovich Zakharov
Aleksei Vladimirovich Zakharov (Russian: Алексей Владимирович Захаров; born August 7, 1985) is a retired Russian professional football player. In 2009, he played for FC Nara-ShBFR Naro-Fominsk.Anatoly Khrulyov
Lieutenant General Anatoly Nikolayevich Khrulyov (Russian: Анатолий Николаевич Хрулёв; Naro-Fominsk, 3 June 1955) is a Russian general who was the commander of the Russian 58th Army from 2006 until his retirement in 2010. He saw service in South Ossetia during the 2008 Russo-Georgian War, in the course of which he was wounded when his military column moving into Tskhinvali was attacked by Georgian forces on 9 August 2008. On 18 May 2015, he was appointed Chief of the General Staff of the armed forces of Georgia's breakaway Republic of Abkhazia, in which position he was succeeded, 3 August 2018, by Major General Vasily Lunyov, also a career Russian officer.Andrei Bakalets
Andrei Vasilyevich Bakalets (Russian: Андрей Васильевич Бакалец; born January 7, 1972) is a retired Russian professional football player. His last professional club was FC Nara-ShBFR Naro-Fominsk, where he worked as an administrator.Andrei Petrenko
Andrei Viktorovich Petrenko (Russian: Андрей Викторович Петренко; born July 23, 1981) is a Russian professional football player. Currently, he plays in the Russian Second Division for FC Nara-ShBFR Naro-Fominsk.Dmitry Klimanov
Dmitry Sergeyevich Klimanov (Russian: Дми́трий Серге́евич Клима́нов; born July 18, 1982) is a Russian professional association football player. Currently, he plays for FC Nara-ShBFR Naro-Fominsk.FC Nara-ShBFR Naro-Fominsk
FC Nara-ShBFR Naro-Fominsk (Russian: ФК «Нара-ШБФР» Наро-Фоминск) is an association football club from Naro-Fominsk, Russia, founded in 1994. It played in the Russian Second Division (zone West) in 2005–2010. The team was called in the past Shelkovik Naro-Fominsk (1994–2004) and Nara-Desna Naro-Fominsk (2005–2007). Another Naro-Fominsk team, Trud Naro-Fominsk, played professionally in 1968 and 1969. ShBFR stands for "Школа Бразильского Футбола России" (Russian School of Brazilian Football).Mikhail Igoshev
Mikhail Mikhailovich Igoshev (Russian: Михаил Михайлович Игошев; born May 15, 1987) is a Russian professional football player. In 2009, he played in the Russian Second Division for FC Nara-ShBFR Naro-Fominsk.Molodyozhny, Moscow Oblast
Molodyozhny (Russian: Молодёжный), formerly known as Naro-Fominsk-5 (Наро-Фоминск-5) is a closed urban locality (a settlement) in Moscow Oblast, Russia. Population: 2,920 (2010 Census); 2,599 (2002 Census).Naro-Fominsk rail crash
The Naro-Fominsk rail crash occurred on 20 May 2014 when a freight train derailed near Naro-Fominsk, Moscow Oblast, Russia. The train was run into by a passenger train. Nine people were killed and 51 were injured.Naro-Fominsky District
Naro-Fominsky District (Russian: Наро-Фоминский райо́н) is an administrative and municipal district (raion), one of the thirty-six in Moscow Oblast, Russia. It is located in the southwest of the oblast. The area of the district is 1,547.44 square kilometers (597.47 sq mi). Its administrative center is the town of Naro-Fominsk. Population: 189,763 (2010 Census); 191,596 (2002 Census); 112,685 (1989 Census). The population of Naro-Fominsk accounts for 34.1% of the district's total population.Pavel Aleksandrovich Krylov
Pavel Aleksandrovich Krylov (Russian: Павел Александрович Крылов; born August 27, 1986) is a Russian professional footballer. He last played for FC Kolomna. He made his professional debut in the Russian Second Division in 2005 for FC Nara-Desna Naro-Fominsk. He played 2 games in the UEFA Intertoto Cup 2004 for FC Shinnik Yaroslavl.Pavel Khramov
Pavel Aleksandrovich Khramov (Russian: Павел Александрович Храмов; born 19 March 1981) is a Russian professional football player. In 2010, he played in the Russian Second Division for FC Nara-ShBFR Naro-Fominsk.Sergei Lavrentyev
Sergei Nikolayevich Lavrentyev (Russian: Серге́й Николаевич Лаврентьев; born 9 April 1972) is a Russian professional football coach and a former player. In 2010, he managed FC Nara-ShBFR Naro-Fominsk. As a player, he made his debut in the Soviet Second League in 1989 for FC Dynamo-2 Moscow.He played five games for German club FC Einheit 1990 Wernigerode in the 1992–93 NOFV-Oberliga Mitte.
Lavrentyev coached CSP Izmailovo of the Russian Women's Football Championship from February 2011 until October 2012, when he took the job as Russia women's national football team coach.Sergei Sereda
Sergei Andreyevich Sereda (Russian: Серге́й Андреевич Середа; born August 30, 1986) is a Russian professional football player. In 2010, he played in the Russian Second Division for FC Nara-ShBFR Naro-Fominsk.
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