Birth Place Matching "Baku, USSR [now Azerbaijan]" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
Actress | Yangin var
Nesrin Cavadzade was born in Baku. At the age of 11 she moved to Istanbul with her family. She graduated from Marmara University, Cinema and TV department. While in university she directed five short films. She later took a break from her behind-the-camera work to focus entirely on acting. With her...
Actor | Nochnoy dozor
Vladimir Menshov - Russian director and actor, noted for the depicting of the Russian Everyman and working class life in his films. Born on September, 17, 1937 in Baku (then USSR, now the territory of Azerbaijan) like many Russian directors and actors Menshov studied acting and directing at the ...
3. Gleb Kaminer
Actor | MacGyver
Gleb Kaminer was born in Baku, Azerbaijan and after a national conflict in 1990 his family fled to Israel where he graduated with a Mechanical Engineering degree and soon was dispatched to military service where he was the IDF's (Krav Maga) self defense instructor. Soon after the demobilization, ...
Director | Rusalka
Anna Melikian (born February 8, 1976) is an Armenian-Russian film and TV director/ producer whose work has been recognized with several awards. After her participation at Sundance Film Festival she was listed in the TOP 10 of most perspective film directors by Variety magazine.
Melikian studied at ...
Producer | Revizor
Sergey Gazarov graduated in 1980 from GITIS - The Russian University of Theatrical Arts named after Lunacharsky, the actor department (art workshop of Oleg Tabakov). While studying he actively participated in the foundation of the legendary Moscow Theater Studio "Tabakerka" under the guidance of ...
Soundtrack | Mr. Nobody
Mstislav Rostropovich was a Russian cellist, pianist, conductor, pedagogue and political figure whose international performances and public appearances symbolized the struggle of intellectuals against the rigid Soviet Communism.
He was born Mstislav Leopoldovich Rostropovich on March 27, 1927, in ...
12. Arzu Aliyeva
Producer | Abadi ezamiyyat
Arzu Aliyeva was born on January 23, 1989 in Baku, Azerbaijan SSR, USSR. She is a producer and director, known for Abadi ezamiyyat (2016) and Objectif Bakou: Comment Hitler a perdu la guerre du pétrole (2015). She has been married to Aydin Gurbanov since September 3, 2011.
13. Muslim Magomayev
Soundtrack | Legenda No. 17
Muslim Magomayev was a popular singer in the former Soviet Union. He was born on 17 August 1942, in Baku, Azerbaijan, USSR (now Baku, Azerbaijan). His grandfather, Muslim Magomayev Sr., was a renown composer in Azerbaijan. Young Magomaev followed his family tradition: he studied singing and piano ...
Actor | Po Taganke khodyat tanki
Emmanuil Vitorgan was born on December 27, 1939 in Baku, Azerbaijan SSR, USSR as Emmanuil Gedeonovich Vitorgan. He is an actor, known for Po Taganke khodyat tanki (1991), Dama v ochkah, c ruzhyom, v avtomobile (2001) and Trevozhnoye voskresenye (1983). He has been married to Irina Mlodik since 2002...
15. Larisa Dolina
Actress | Ten
Larisa Dolina was born on September 10, 1955 in Baku, Azerbaijan SSR, USSR as Larisa Aleksandrovna Kudelman. She is an actress, known for Ten (1991), Starye pesni o glavnom. Postskriptum (2000) and Suvenir dlya prokurora (1989). She has been married to Ilya Spitsyn since 1998. She was previously ...
19. Bagrat Oganesyan
Actor | Solyaris
Graduated from Yerevan State University (the Romano-Germanic Philology Department), Yerevan Institute of Literature and Moscow Institute of World Literature, he came into cinema while practicing in Mosfilm Studios in 1960s. There he assisted Andrei Tarkovsky during the shooting of his _Andrei ...
21. Nonna Terentyeva
Actress | Neskolko dney iz zhizni I.I. Oblomova
Nonna Terentyeva was born on February 15, 1942 in Baku, Azerbaijan SSR, USSR as Nonna Nikolayevna Novosyadlova. She was an actress, known for Oblomov (1980), Serebryanoye revyu (1982) and Vozdushnye piraty (1992). She died on March 8, 1996 in Moscow, Russia.
Actor | Bleep Love
Mikhail Sebastian was born at 9:00am in Baku, February 26, 1973 to Armenian parents. He had a passion for dramatic arts since a child growing up in the former USSR. As a high school student, Mikhail had several stage appearances in various Russian plays. Directed and performed short play "Boris ...
25. Mehriban Aliyeva
Aliyeva Mehriban Arif gizi was born in the city of Baku.
In 1982 she graduated from the secondary school number 23 in the city of Baku with gold medal and admitted to the preventive-treatment faculty of the Azerbaijan State Medical Institute named after N.Narimanov.
In 1988 she obtained the ...
Actor | Atlari yaharlayin
Hasanagha Turabov was born on April 24, 1938 in Baku, Azerbaijan SSR, USSR as Hasanaga Sattar Turabov. He was an actor and director, known for Atlari yaharlayin (1984), Qäm päncäräsi (1988) and Yubiley dante (1978). He died on February 23, 2003 in Baku, Azerbaijan.
31. Sona Aslanova
Actress | Görüs
Sona Aslanova was a Soviet and Azerbaijanian soprano, Meritorious Artist of Azerbaijan Republic known for her historic performances of Azerbaijani, Russian, and international classical and folk vocal music repertoire.
Sona Aslanova studied and then taught operatic singing at the Baku Conservatory. ...
Director | Muzhchina dlya molodoy zhenshchiny
Murad Ibragimbekov was born on March 12, 1965 in Baku, Azerbaijan SSR, USSR as Murad Maksudovich Ibragimbekov. He is a director and writer, known for Muzhchina dlya molodoy zhenshchiny (1996), I ne bylo luchshe brata (2011) and Neft (2003).
37. Vadim Skvirskiy
Actor | Tri mushketera
He was born December, 29, 1970 in the city of Baku. At four years old he moved to Leningrad. Studied at art school in Leningrad and graduated from The Institute of Culture (a specialization - director). He graduated from St Petersburg State Theatrical Academy (1999) (professor Lev Erenburg group, ...
Actor | Kamoyi verjin skhranqe
Anatoliy Falkovich was born on October 4, 1923 in Baku, Transcaucasian SFSR, USSR as Anatoli Solomovich Falkovich. He was an actor, known for Kamoyi verjin skhranqe (1974), Artakarg handznararutyun (1966) and Pochtovyy roman (1970). He died on November 1, 1994.
46. Bogdan Trotsyuk
Composer | Vlyublyonnye
Bogdan Trotsyuk was born on December 29, 1931 in Baku, Azerbaijan SSR, Transcaucasian SFSR, USSR as Bogdan Yakovlevich Trotsyuk. He was a composer and actor, known for Vlyublyonnye (1970), Nezhnost (1967) and Damy priglashayut kavalerov (1981). He died on February 9, 2009.
Director | Zemlyaki
Valentin Vinogradov was born on October 7, 1933 in Baku, Azerbaijan SSR, TSFSR, USSR as Valentin Nikolayevich Vinogradov. He was a director and writer, known for Zemlyaki (1975), Belyy tanets (1981) and Pisma k zhivym (1964). He died on July 15, 2011 in Moscow, Russia.