Namesakes

Olympic Medalists: 2 gold, 1 bronze, 1 silver
(bronze) Vladimir Tkachenko   1976; 1980   basketball  
(gold) Nadezhda Tkachenko   1980   pentathlon  
(silver) Volodymyr Tkachenko   1988   swimming - 4x100 m freestyle relay  
(gold) Maryna Tkachenko   1992   basketball