Birth Place Matching "Baku, USSR [now Azerbaijan]" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)


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1. Nesrin Cavadzade

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...

2. Vladimir Menshov

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, ...

4. Anna Melikyan

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 ...

5. Rustam Ibragimbekov

Writer | Kabusun gözleri ile

Rustam Ibragimbekov was born on January 5, 1939 in Baku, USSR as Rustam Mamed Ibragimbekov. He is a writer and producer, known for A Trap for the Ghost, (2010), The Saint (1997) and Close to Eden (1991).

6. Sergey Gazarov

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 ...

7. Melahat Abbasova

Actress | Ekzamen

Melahat Abbasova was born on May 18, 1969 in Baku, Azerbaijan SSR, USSR. She is an actress, known for Ekzamen (1987), Konak (2009) and Mahmut ile Meryem (2013).

8. Leyla Basak

Actress | Mutluluk

Leyla Basak was born on April 1, 1985 in Baku, USSR. She is an actress, known for Mutluluk (2007), Aci Hayat (2005) and Sila (2006).

9. Mstislav Rostropovich

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 ...

10. Garry Kasparov

Self | Game Over: Kasparov and the Machine

Garry Kasparov was born on April 13, 1963 in Baku, Azerbaijan SSR, USSR as Garry Kimovich Weinstein.

11. Robert Sahakyants

Director | Kto rasskazhet nebylitsu?

Robert Sahakyants was born on August 30, 1950 in Baku, USSR. He was a director and writer, known for Kto rasskazhet nebylitsu? (1982), Taverne (2004) and Wow, a Talking Fish! (1983). He died on September 24, 2009 in Yerevan, Armenia.

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 ...

14. Emmanuil Vitorgan

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 ...

16. Ayaz Salayev

Director | Yarasa

Ayaz Salayev was born on August 1, 1960 in Baku, Azerbaijan SSR, USSR as Ayaz Ramiz Salayev. He is an actor and director, known for Yarasa (1995), Taxribat (1990) and Vahima (1998).

17. Yuliy Gusman

Director | Park Sovetskogo perioda

Yuliy Gusman was born on August 8, 1943 in Baku, Azerbaijan SSR, USSR as Yuliy Solomonovich Gusman. He is a director and actor, known for Park Sovetskogo perioda (2006), Ne boysya, ya s toboy! 1919 (2011) and Iliq danizda buz parçasi (1983).

18. Melik Dadashev

Actor | Birisigün, gecayarisi...

Melik Dadashev was born on June 7, 1924 in Baku, Azerbaijan SSR, TSFSR, USSR. He was an actor, known for Birisigün, gecayarisi... (1982), Axrinci Ashirim (1971) and Bizim küça (1961). He died on December 2, 1996 in Baku, Azerbaijan.

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 ...

20. Ilham Aliyev

Self | Baku 2015 European Games Opening Ceremony

Ilham Aliyev was born on December 24, 1961 in Baku, Azerbaijan SSR, USSR as Ilham Heydar oglu Äliyev. He has been married to Mehriban Aliyeva since December 22, 1983. They have three children.

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.

22. Mikhail Sebastian

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 ...

24. Leonid Zorin

Writer | Skvernyy anekdot

Leonid Zorin was born on November 3, 1924 in Baku, Transcaucasian SFSR, USSR as Leonid Genrikhovich Zorin. He is a writer, known for Skvernyy anekdot (1966), Leon Garros ishchet druga (1960) and Druzya i gody (1966).

25. Mehriban Aliyeva

Self | Baku 2015 European Games Opening Ceremony

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 ...

26. Hasanagha Turabov

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.

27. Sergey Chetvertkov

Writer | Nastroyshchik

Sergey Chetvertkov was born on May 16, 1957 in Baku, Azerbaijan SSR, USSR as Sergey Anatolevich Chetvertkov. He is a writer and actor, known for Nastroyshchik (2004), Tri istorii (1997) and Nalyot (1995).

28. Yashar Nuri

Actor | Qatl günü

Yashar Nuri was born on September 3, 1951 in Baku, Azerbaijan SSR, USSR. He was an actor and director, known for Qatl günü (1990), Od içinda (1978) and Yol Ähvalati (1981). He died on November 22, 2012 in Azerbaijan.

29. Elchin Musaoglu

Director | Nabat

Elchin Musaoglu was born on July 11, 1966 in Baku, Azerbaijan SSR, USSR. He is a director and writer, known for Nabat (2014), 40-ci qapi (2009) and Davatnama (2003).

30. Boris Yashin

Director | Osenniye svadby

Boris Yashin was born on May 10, 1932 in Baku, Azerbaijan SSR, TSFSR, USSR as Boris Vladimirovich Yashin. He is a director and writer, known for Osenniye svadby (1968), Pervaya devushka (1969) and Ozhidanie (1981).

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. ...

34. Mukhtar Maniyev

Actor | Lovushka

Mukhtar Maniyev was born on April 4, 1935 in Baku, Azerbaijan SSR, TSFSR, USSR. He was an actor, known for Lovushka (1990), Onu Bagislamaq Olarmi? (1959) and Od içinda (1978). He died on December 22, 2016.

35. Murad Ibragimbekov

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).

36. Hajibaba Baghirov

Actor | Ulduz

Hajibaba Baghirov was born on June 12, 1932 in Baku, Azerbaijan SSR, TSFSR, USSR. He was an actor, known for Ulduz (1964), Istintaq davam edir (1966) and Qanun naminä (1968). He died on October 4, 2006 in Baku, Azerbaijan.

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, ...

38. Anatoliy Falkovich

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.

42. Hamida Omarova

Actress | Babamizin babasinin babasi

Hamida Omarova was born on April 25, 1957 in Baku, USSR as Hamida Mamed Omarova. She is an actress, known for Babamizin babasinin babasi (1982), Serebristyy furgon (1982) and Yol Ähvalati (1981).

44. Nadir Zeinalov

Production Designer | Qaynana

45. Ofeliya Aslan

Actress | Ayriliq imis

Ofeliya Aslan was born on January 27, 1939 in Baku, Azerbaijan SSR, USSR. She was an actress, known for Ayriliq imis (2008), Adi sanin, dadi manim (1980) and Hijran (1973). She was married to Sayavush Aslan. She died on May 18, 2010 in Baku, Azerbaijan.

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.

47. Valentin Piganov

Cinematographer | Break Point

Valentin Piganov was born on September 26, 1947 in Baku, Azerbaijan SSR, USSR as Valentin Vasilyevich Piganov. He is a cinematographer and actor, known for Break Point (2004), Mest shuta (1993) and Volkodav (1992).

48. Elkhan Qurbanov

Actor | Kücälärä su sapmisäm

Elkhan Qurbanov was born in 1952 in Baku, Azerbaijan SSR, USSR as Elkhan Hajibaba Gurbanov. He was an actor, known for Kücälärä su sapmisäm (2004) and Sonuncu sahid (2004). He died on November 24, 2011 in Baku, Azerbaijan.

49. Valentin Vinogradov

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.

50. Nigar Jamal

Actress | Keklikotu

Nigar Jamal was born on September 7, 1980 in Baku, Azerbaydzhanskaya SSR, USSR. She is an actress, known for Keklikotu (2017) and Premiya Muz-TV 2011 (2011).


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