Fyodor Shubin

Colonel Napoleonic Wars Imperial Russian Army
Fyodor Kuzmich Shubin II
Allegiance Russian Empire
Service/branchImperial Russian Army
Years of service?-?
Battles/warsNapoleonic Wars
French invasion of Russia
AwardsOrder of St. Anna, 4th class
Order of St. Anna, 2nd class
Order of St. Vladimir, 4th class

Fyodor Kuzmich Shubin II (Russian: Федор Кузьмич Шубин-второй; 1783 – 1864?) was a military intelligence officer, explorer, and Colonel in the Imperial Russian Army during Napoleonic Wars. He is better known as the founder of the town of Akmolinsk, modern Nur-Sultan.[1]


  1. ^ "От центра окружного приказа до стлоицы Казахстана" (краткий исторический обзор истории столицы) [From the center of district order to the capital of Kazakhstan (short historical overview of the history of the capital)] (in Russian). Archive and Documentation Department of Astana. Archived from the original on 23 January 2015. Retrieved 23 January 2015.