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