Birth Place Matching "Riga, Latvia, USSR [now Latvia]" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)


39 names.


1. Mikhail Baryshnikov

Actor | The Turning Point

Boyishly cute, diminutive and strong as a bull, but as graceful as any gazelle or swan, Mikhail Baryshnikov is a household name even to non-balletomanes. Widely considered to be one of the greatest and biggest names in dance.

Mikhail began his ballet studies in his native Riga, Latvia. He was ...

2. Elya Baskin

Actor | Spider-Man 3

Elya Baskin is a Russian-American Latvian actor known for his work on Spider-Man 2 (2004), The Name of the Rose (1986) and Spider-Man 3 (2007). He has been married to Marina since 1995. They have one child. He has ultimately become one of the most popular choices whenever a Russian is needed in a ...

3. Natalia Ryumina

Actress | Their Finest

Natalia Ryumina was born in Riga, Latvia. She grew up in a multilingual family, speaking Russian, Latvian, Ukrainian, English and German. After graduating from Jazep Medin Riga School of Music, where she had trained as a classical singer, she moved to London to study at Mountview Academy of Theatre...

4. Alan Melikdjanian

Director | Citizen Mavzik

Alan Melikdjanian is the son of a well-known Soviet-era Russian circus performer Vilen Melikdjanian. At a very young age, he developed impressive drawing skills, designing characters and worlds in countless caricatures and comic strips. He considered pursuing a career in animation, but eventually ...

5. Agata Mutsenietse

Actress | Zakrytaya shkola

Agata Mutsenietse was born on March 1, 1989 in Riga, Latvian SSR, USSR. She is an actress, known for Zakrytaya shkola (2011), The Conquest of Siberia (2019) and The Three Musketeers (2013). She has been married to Pavel Priluchnyy since July 19, 2011. They have two children.

6. Mikhail Idov

Writer | Yumorist

Mikhail Idov was born on July 9, 1976 in Riga, Latvian SSR, USSR. He is a writer and director, known for The Humorist (2019), Krov na tantspole and Londongrad (2015).

7. Dainis Grube

Actor | Beatus

Dainis Grube is a famous Latvian actor, was born in Madona, Latvia. He moved to Riga, Latvia to study acting in Latvian Academy of Culture and graduated from it in 2009. He is living in Riga, Latvia. He is an actor who works in Films, Theatre, Television and Voice Over.

Dainis is fluent in English, ...

8. Yuriy Bogatyryov

Actor | Neskolko dney iz zhizni I.I. Oblomova

Yuriy Bogatyryov was born on March 2, 1947 in Riga, Latvian SSR, USSR as Yuri Georgiyevich Bogatyryov. He was an actor, known for Oblomov (1980), Dead Souls (1984) and At Home Among Strangers, a Stranger Among His Own (1974). He died on February 2, 1989 in Moscow, RSFSR, USSR [now Russia].

9. Lilita Ozolina

Actress | Melanijas hronika

Lilita Ozolina was born on November 19, 1947 in Riga, Latvian SSR, USSR as Lilita Arvidovna Ozolina. She is an actress, known for The Chronicles of Melanie (2016), Melna vîza spiles (1976) and The Heritage of Love (2016).

10. Maris Martinsons

Writer | Nereikalingi zmones

Maris Martinsons is an internationally awarded film director, screenwriter, editor and producer. After graduating from Latvia Conservatoires in 1989 as a "drama theatre director" he worked together with Latvian musicians as an independent director/producer for music videos. His first, "This Is My ...

12. Vladimir Koshevoy

Actor | Prestuplenie i nakazanie

Vladimir Koshevoy was born on September 1, 1976 in Riga, Latvian SSR, USSR as Vladimir Olegovich Koshevoy. He is an actor, known for Prestuplenie i nakazanie (2007), Liturgiya oglashennykh (2018) and Vmesto menya (2000).

13. Igrida Andrina

Actress | Me, gamomdziebeli

Igrida Andrina was born on June 23, 1944 in Riga, Latvian SSR, USSR as Ingrida Andrina. She was an actress, known for Me, gamomdziebeli (1971), Viimne reliikvia (1969) and Den angela (1968). She died on September 17, 2015 in Riga, Latvia.

14. Boris Frumin

Writer | Black and White

Boris Frumin was born on October 24, 1947 in Riga, Latvian SSR, USSR as Boris Moiseyevich Frumin.

15. Yana Sekste

Actress | Medibas

Yana Sekste was born on April 6, 1980 in Riga, USSR. She is an actress, known for The Hunt (2009), Nebesnyy sud (2011) and Living (2012). She has been married to Dmitry Marin since November 27, 2013. She was previously married to Max Matveev.

16. Agnese Zeltina

Actress | 3 of Us

Agnese Zeltina was born on December 14, 1971 in Riga, Latvian SSR, USSR. She is known for her work on 3 of Us (2009), Ligzda (1996) and Bitter Wine (2007).

18. Viesturs Kairiss

Director | Pa celam aizejot

Viesturs Kairiss was born on January 30, 1971 in Riga, Latvian SSR, USSR. He is a director and writer, known for Leaving by the Way (2001), The Chronicles of Melanie (2016) and Wedding (2000). He is married to Ieva Jurjane.

19. Pauls Butkevics

Actor | Nezakonchennyy uzhin

Pauls Butkevics was born on August 8, 1940 in Riga, Latvian SSR, USSR as Paul Paulovitch Butkevich. He is an actor, known for Nezakonchennyy uzhin (1981), Pobeda (1985) and Day of Wrath (1985).

20. Baiba Broka

Actress | Walsis muza garuma

Baiba Broka was born on January 7, 1973 in Riga, Latvian SSR, USSR. She is an actress, known for Waltzing Through Live (1990), Reply with Photo (1999) and The Chronicles of Melanie (2016).

21. Elina Garanca

Soundtrack | Combien tu m'aimes?

Elina Garanca was born on September 16, 1976 in Riga, Latvian SSR, USSR. She is an actress, known for How Much Do You Love Me? (2005), Anna Bolena (2011) and The Metropolitan Opera HD Live (2006). She is married to Karel Mark Chichon. They have two children.

22. Regina Razuma

Actress | Rugtais vins

Regina Razuma was born on September 22, 1951 in Riga, Latvian SSR, USSR. She is an actress, known for Bitter Wine (2007), Bande (1986) and Amatieris (2008).

23. Gidon Kremer

Soundtrack | Mission: Impossible

Gidon Kremer was born on February 27, 1947 in Riga, Latvian SSR, USSR.

24. Ilze Bajare

Actress | Le scaphandre et le papillon

Ilze Bajare was born in 1988 in Riga, Latvian SSR, USSR. She is an actress, known for The Diving Bell and the Butterfly (2007).

25. Arnis Licitis

Actor | Es ist nicht leicht ein Gott zu sein

Arnis Licitis was born on January 8, 1946 in Riga, Latvian SSR, USSR as Arnis Alfredovitch Licitis. He is an actor, known for Es ist nicht leicht ein Gott zu sein (1989), Uznik zamka If (1988) and Prikazano vzyat zhivym (1984).

26. Olga Dinnikova

Actress | Marija

Olga Dinnikova was born on February 5, 1985 in Riga, Latvian SSR, USSR. She is an actress and writer, known for Marija (2016), Peripherie (2016) and Nightfall (2018).

27. Signe Ronka

Actress | Ice Princess

Signe Ronka was born on April 23, 1988 in Riga, Latvian SSR, USSR. She is an actress, known for Ice Princess (2005).

28. Juris Podnieks

Director | Vai viegli but jaunam?

Juris Podnieks was born on December 5, 1950 in Riga, USSR. He was a director and writer, known for Is It Easy to Be Young? (1986), Constellation of Rifleman (1982) and Homeland (1990). He died on June 23, 1992.

29. Mirdza Martinsone

Actress | Visi pries viena

Mirdza Martinsone was born on August 16, 1951 in Riga, Latvian SSR, USSR. She is an actress, known for Visi pries viena (1986), The Arrows of Robin Hood (1976) and Avenu vins (1984).

31. Ivars Kalnins

Actor | Fotografija ar sievieti un mezakuili

Ivars Kalnins was born on August 1, 1948 in Riga, Latvian SSR, USSR as Ivars Edmundovitch Kalnins. He is an actor, known for Fotografija ar sievieti un mezakuili (1987), Teatris (1978) and Little Tragedies (1980).

32. Inguna Butane

Self | The Victoria's Secret Fashion Show

Inguna Butane was born on February 24, 1986 in Riga, Latvian SSR, USSR.

33. Leonîds Grabovskis

Actor | Zobena ena

Leonîds Grabovskis was born on December 3, 1949 in Riga, USSR. He is an actor, known for Zobena ena (1976), Match sostoitsya v lyubuyu pogodu (1985) and Zitaru dzimta (1989).

34. Romuald Makarenko

Actor | Dnevnoy dozor

Romuald Makarenko was born on October 30, 1961 in Riga, Latvian SSR, USSR. He is an actor, known for Day Watch (2006), Soldiers of Fortune (2012) and Assassins Run (2013).

35. Yuliya Sobolevskaya

Location Management | GoldenEye

Yuliya Sobolevskaya was born on October 7, 1962 in Riga, Latvian SSR, USSR as Yulia Yuryevna Sobolevskaya. She is a producer and actress, known for GoldenEye (1995), Khleb - imya sushchestvitelnoe (1988) and Viva Castro! (1994). She was previously married to Aleksandr Polovtsev.

36. Val Eren

Actor | Tough Love

Val Eren was born on May 16, 1986 in Riga, Latvian SSR, USSR. He is an actor, known for Tough Love (2005) and Zero Hour (2004).

37. Santa Aprupe

Actress | Hello Au Revoir

Santa Aprupe is a Latvian model, actress and singer from Riga, Latvia. Her public career took off in Italy in 2014, when she met her first film agent. Previously known for numerous runway shows, advertisements and editorials as a model. As well as involved in different Italian film and art projects...

38. Marija Naumova

Actress | Eirodziesma

Marija Naumova was born on June 23, 1973 in Riga, Latvian SSR, USSR.


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