Birth Place Matching "Leningrad, Russian SFSR, USSR [now St. Petersburg, Russia]" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
Actor | Star Trek
Anton Yelchin was an American actor, known for playing Bobby in Hearts in Atlantis (2001), Chekov in the Star Trek (2009) reboot, Charlie Brewster in the Fright Night (2011) remake, and Jacob in Like Crazy (2011).
He was born in Leningrad (now St. Petersburg), Russia, USSR, to a Jewish family. His ...
Actress | Adventureland
Margarita Levieva is an American actress. Born in Leningrad, Russian Soviet Federative Socialist Republic (now Saint Petersburg, Russian Federation), at age three she began the rigorous training program of a competitive rhythmic gymnast. Levieva continued to train for the next 13 years, winning ...
Actress | Transporter 3
She was born in Leningrad, former Soviet Union. Her parents moved with her from Russia to New York when she was 17 years old, and she continues to reside in New York.
While working as a hairdresser at a salon, she was discovered by Luc Besson, the co-writer of Transporter 3, in New York, when she ...
Actress | J'ai pas sommeil
Yekaterina Golubeva was born on October 9, 1966 in Leningrad, Russian SFSR, USSR. She was an actress and writer, known for I Can't Sleep (1994), Mest shuta (1993) and Projection. She was married to Sharunas Bartas. She died on August 14, 2011 in Paris, France.
Actress | La doppia ora
Kseniya Rappoport was born on March 25, 1974 in Leningrad, Russian SFSR, USSR as Kseniya Aleksandrovna Rappoport. She is an actress and director, known for The Double Hour (2009), The Unknown Woman (2006) and Yuri's Day (2008). She is married to Dmitriy Borisov.
Director | Khrustalyov, mashinu!
Aleksey German was born on July 20, 1938 in Leningrad, Russian SFSR, USSR as Aleksei Yuryevich German. He was an actor and director, known for Khrustalyov, My Car! (1998), Hard to Be a God (2013) and My Friend Ivan Lapshin (1985). He was married to Svetlana Karmalita. He died on February 21, 2013 ...
Director | Sreda
Documentary film director. Born on July 19, 1961 in Leningrad. Since 1978 he worked at the Leningrad studio of Documentaries as assistant cameraman, assistant director and editor. In 1988 he finished the Higher Courses of Film Writers and Directors in Moscow. Laureate of the "Triumph" Prize, ...
11. Dinara Drukarova
Actress | Paris, je t'aime
Was born in St Petersburg, Russia. 21 years old but already an experienced actress. Played in 10 films or telefilms in Russia and more recently in France. First film "Freeze, Die, Come to life" was awarded Gold Camera at Le Festival de Cannes. Lives now half in St Petersbourg, half in Paris. ...
12. Vladislav Galkin
Actor | V avguste 44-go
Vladislav Galkin was a Russian actor known for The Master and Margarita (2005 TV mini-series) and V avguste 44-go (2001).
He was born Vladislav Sukhachev on the 25th of December, 1971, in Saint-Petersburg, Russia. His mother, filmmaker Yelena Galkina, divorced from his father, and later married ...
Boris Shcherbakov was born on December 11, 1949 in Leningrad, Russian SFSR, USSR as Boris Vasilyevich Shcherbakov. He is an actor and anchorman. He is famous in Russia for his roles in movies, TV-series, and as an anchorman of a TV-show Good Morning on Chanel One Russia (2007-2014). Boris ...
Actor | Dorogoy malchik
Sergei Krupennikov was born on June 22, 1963 in Leningrad, Russian SFSR, USSR as Sergei Ivanovitch Krupennikov. He was an actor, known for Dorogoy malchik (1974), The Miracle Voice of Gelsomino (1978) and Vesyoloye snovideniye, ili smekh i slyozy (1976). He died on August 26, 2012 in St. Petersburg...
15. Anya Kop
Self | America's Next Top Model
Anya was born on January 3, 1989, in St. Petersburg, Russia. At age four, she was adopted by a Hawaiian family, and then raised in Oahu. Modelling started early for Anya who, at age seventeen, did (non-haute couture) shows by Chanel, Fendi, Jeanie Chun, and Louis Vitton, to name a few. She ...
17. Aleksey Uchitel
Producer | Progulka
Born in Leningrad in 1951. Son of a well-known documentary film director Yefim Uchitel. Graduated in 1975 from VGIK (The All-Russian State University of Cinematography). Worked as a cameraman and documentary film director at the Leningrad Documentary Film Studio. President and CEO of Rock Films, a ...
19. Kseniya Sobchak
Actress | Gitler kaput!
Kseniya Sobchak was born on November 5, 1981 in Leningrad, Russian SFSR, USSR as Kseniya Anatolyevna Sobchak. She is an actress and writer, known for Gitler kaput! (2008), Krasota trebuyet (2008) and Nikto ne znaet pro sex 2: No sex (2008). She was previously married to Maksim Vitorgan.
Actor | Romanovy: Ventsenosnaya semya
Aleksandr Vladimirovich Galibin was born on September 27, 1955, in Leningrad, Russia, USSR (now St. Petersburg, Russia). He graduated from the Leningrad Institute of Theatre, Music, and Cinematography.
From 1976-1980 Aleksandr Galibin was a permanent member of the troupe at the Theatre of ...
21. Mikhail Kozakov
Actor | Chelovek-Amfibiya
Mikhail Kozakov was born on October 14, 1934 in Leningrad, Russian SFSR, USSR as Mikhail Mikhailovich Kozakov. He was an actor and director, known for Amphibian Man (1962), Ten (1991) and Uzhin w chetyre ruki (2000). He was married to Anna Yampolskaya, Greta Taar and Anastasiya Vertinskaya. He died...
22. Yuri Mamin
Director | Okno v Parizh
Yuri Mamin was born on May 8, 1946 in Leningrad, Russian SFSR, USSR as Yuri Borisovich Mamin. He is a director and writer, known for Window to Paris (1993), Russkiye strashilki (2003) and Don't Think About White Monkeys (2008). He is married to Lyudmila Samokhvalova. They have one child.
Actress | Posvyashchenie v lyubov
Aleksandra Florinskaya was born on September 26, 1977 in Leningrad, Russian SFSR, USSR as Aleksandra Yevgenyevna Budanova. She is an actress, known for Posvyashchenie v lyubov (1994), Taynyy gorod (2014) and Law of the Lawless (2002). She is married to Nikolay Bilyk. They have two children. She was...
24. Klara Rumyanova
Actress | Malysh i Karlson
Klara Rumyanova is Honored Artist of the RSFSR (29.12.1979). In 1953 she graduated from the acting department of VGIK (workshop of S.A. Gerasimov and T.F. Makarova). Rumyanova started to act in films while she still was a student. At some point, directors actually stopped shooting her, but the ...
Actress | Aleksandra
Galina Vishnevskaya was a famous Russian opera singer and public figure.
She was born Galina Pavlovna Ivanova on October 25, 1926, in Leningrad (now Saint Petersburg), Russia. Abandoned by her parents during the Stalin's dictatorship, young Galina was raised by her grandmother, only later she ...
28. Dmitriy Isaev
Actor | Bednaya Nastya
In school Dmitri Isayev was keen on sports, but chose the violin after all. He studied in the Rimski-Korsakoff musical school. Since being 14 years-old he played violin in Yuri Tomashevsky's "Comedian's Refuge" theatre. Isayev entered the theatre school on the second try. In 1996 he graduated from ...
30. Andrei Petrov
Composer | Bednyy, bednyy Pavel
Andrei Pavloich Petrov was born on September 2, 1930, in Leningrad, Russia. His father was a medical doctor, his mother was an artist, his grandfather was the famous Russian artist Petr Vaulin. Petrov graduated from the Leningrad Conservatory of Music (1954). His early film music for '...
31. Boris Galkin
Actor | Chyornyy kloun
Boris Galkin was born on September 19, 1947 in Leningrad, Russian SFSR, USSR as Boris Sergeyevich Galkin. He is an actor and director, known for Chyornyy kloun (1994), 22 iyunya, rovno v 4 chasa (1992) and Muzhskoy talisman (1995). He is married to Yelena Galkina. They have one child. He was ...
32. Irina Gubanova
Actress | Voyna i mir
Irina Gubanova was a Russian ballerina and film actress known as Elsa in The Snow Queen (1967) and Sonya in War and Peace (1966).
She was born Irina Igorevna Gubanova on March 3, 1940, in Leningrad, Russia (now, St. Petersburg, Russia). From 1950 to 1957 she studied classical ballet at the Leningrad...
34. Joseph Brodsky
Writer | Khrustalyov, mashinu!
Joseph Brodsky was a Nobel Prize-winning Russian-Jewish poet, writer, director and translator, who was arrested and prosecuted by the Soviet regime before his emigration.
He was born Joseph Aleksandrovich Brodsky on May 24, 1940 in Leningrad (St. Petersburg, Russia). He survived the Nazi siege of ...
Actress | Ukrotitelnitsa tigrov
Margarita Nazarova was born on November 26, 1926 in Detskoye Selo, Leningrad Governorate, Russian SFSR, USSR. She was an actress, known for Tiger Girl (1955), Striped Trip (1961) and Circus Stars (1958). She was married to Konstantin Konstaninovskiy. She died on October 27, 2005 in Nizhny Novgorod,...
36. Leonid Dyachkov
Actor | Ty i ya
Leonid Dyachkov was a Russian film and stage actor best known as surgeon Petr in You and Me (1971) by director Larisa Shepitko. He was born in 1939, in Leningrad, and survived the siege of Leningrad during the Second World War, as a child. From 1957 to 1961 he studied acting under Boris Zon at ...
37. Polina Sidikhina
Actress | Ikariya
Polina Eugenyevna Sidikhina was born on October 26, 1988 in Leningrad, Russian SFSR, USSR to actors Evgeniy Sidikhin and Tatyana Borkovskaya. She has two younger sister.
Polina graduated from Saint Petersburg State Theatre Arts Academy in 2010.
Sidikhina play in theaters and films since 2001.
She was ...
Actress | Dnevnik direktora shkoly
Natalya Medvedeva was born on July 14, 1958 in Leningrad, Russian SFSR, USSR as Natalya Georgiyevna Medvedeva. She was an actress, known for Dnevnik direktora shkoly (1975). She was married to Eduard Limonov, Arkady Gusakov and Aleksandr Plaksin. She died on February 3, 2003 in Moscow, Russia.
41. Olga Volkova
Actress | Skaz pro Fedota-streltsa
Olga Vladimirovna Volkova was born on April 15, 1939, in Leningrad, USSR (now St. Petersburg, Russia). Her grandfather was a legendary Russian actor Ivan Volsky. Young Olga Volkova was introduced to theatre by Alisa Freyndlikh, who brought Volkova to Mariya Prizvan-Sokolova's Acting Studio in ...
43. Oleg Kovalov
Director | Kontsert dlya krysy
Oleg Kovalov was born on September 20, 1950 in Leningrad, Russian SFSR, USSR as Oleg Albertovich Kovalov. He is a director and writer, known for Kontsert dlya krysy (1995), Sergey Eyzenshteyn. Meksikanskaya fantasiya (1998) and Sergei Eisenstein: Autobiography (1996).
Actor | Otello
Vladimir Soshalsky was born on June 14, 1929 in Leningrad, Russian SFSR, USSR as Vladimir Borisovich Soshalsky. He was an actor, known for Othello (1956), Mikhaylo Lomonosov (1955) and Ukroshchenie stroptivoy (1961). He was married to Olga Aroseva. He died on October 10, 2007 in Moscow, Russia.
45. Yuri Rodionov
Actor | Kapitan Nemo
Yuri Rodionov was born on May 27, 1934 in Leningrad, Russian SFSR, USSR as Yuri Sergeevitch Rodionov. He was an actor, known for Captain Nemo (1975), Zvezda plenitelnogo schastya (1975) and Poka zhiv chelovek (1963). He died on November 11, 2003 in St. Petersburg, Russia.
46. Igor Gorbachyov
Actor | Revizor
Igor Gorbachyov was a popular Russian actor best known as Chichikov in stage and film productions of "Revizor" (The Inspector-General) based on the novel by Nikolay Gogol.
He was born Igor Olegovich Gorbachyov on October 20, 1927, in Leningrad, USSR (now St. Petersburg, Russia). His father was an ...
47. Radner Muratov
Actor | Dzhentlmeny udachi
Radner Muratov was born on October 21, 1928 in Leningrad, Russian SFSR, USSR as Radner Zinyatovich Muratov. He was an actor, known for Gentlemen of Fortune (1971), Bogatyr idyot v Marto (1954) and It Can't Be! (1975). He died on December 10, 2004 in Moscow, Russia.
Actress | Kain XVIII
Svetlana Loshchinina was born on September 2, 1944 in Leningrad, Russian SFSR, USSR. She was an actress, known for Cain the XVIII-th (1963), Semya Kotsyubinskikh (1970) and Sobirayushchiy oblaka (1964). She was married to Aleksei Loktev. She died on August 28, 1988 in Moscow, Russian SFSR, USSR [...