Famous People From Latvia
Mikhail TalMikhail Tal
09 November 1936
Chess Player
Misha CirkunovMisha Cirkunov
27 February 1987
Mixed Martial Artist

Paul WaldenPaul Walden
26 July 1863
Chemist

Kristaps PorzingisKristaps Porzingis
02 August 1995
Basketball Player

Aron NimzowitschAron Nimzowitsch
07 November 1886
Danish-Russian chess master

Mariss JansonsMariss Jansons
14 January 1943
Conductor
Mischa MaiskyMischa Maisky
10 January 1948
Cellist

Alexei ShirovAlexei Shirov
04 July 1972
Chess player

Gil KaneGil Kane
06 April 1926
Artist
Kārlis UlmanisKārlis Ulmanis
04 September 1877
Politician

Ernests GulbisErnests Gulbis
30 August 1988
Tennis player
Valdis DombrovskisValdis Dombrovskis
05 August 1971
Prime Minister

Jānis TimmaJānis Timma
02 July 1992
Basketball player

Artūrs IrbeArtūrs Irbe
02 February 1967
Ice hockey player

Māris VerpakovskisMāris Verpakovskis
15 October 1979
Association football player

Ernst Johann von BironErnst Johann von Biron
23 November 1690
Duke
Elmārs ZemgalisElmārs Zemgalis
09 September 1923
Chess player, Non-fiction writer

Zemgus GirgensonsZemgus Girgensons
05 January 1994
Ice hockey player

Jakob Michael Reinhold LenzJakob Michael Reinhold Lenz
23 January 1751
Writer

Ernst Gideon von LaudonErnst Gideon von Laudon
13 February 1717
Military officer
Ernst von BergmannErnst von Bergmann
16 December 1836
Surgeon

RainisRainis
11 September 1865
Poet
Morris HillquitMorris Hillquit
01 August 1869
Lawyer

Juris HartmanisJuris Hartmanis
05 July 1928
Computer scientist

Arkady RaikinArkady Raikin
24 October 1911
Comedian
Guntis UlmanisGuntis Ulmanis
1939 AD
Politician, President

Valdis ZatlersValdis Zatlers
22 March 1955
President
Ivars GodmanisIvars Godmanis
27 November 1951
Former Prime Minister of Latvia

Martins DukursMartins Dukurs
31 March 1984
Skeleton Racer

Jānis ČaksteJānis Čakste
14 September 1859
President
Abraham Zevi IdelsohnAbraham Zevi Idelsohn
14 July 1882
Ethnologist

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Aigars KalvītisAigars Kalvītis
27 June 1966
Chairman of the Management Board of the Latvijas
Georg August SchweinfurthGeorg August Schweinfurth
29 December 1836
Botanist

Jānis BalodisJānis Balodis
20 February 1881
General

Vīts RimkusVīts Rimkus
21 June 1973
Association football player

Fridrikh ErmlerFridrikh Ermler
13 May 1898
Russian film director
Mārtiņš KarsumsMārtiņš Karsums
26 February 1986
Ice hockey player
Ģirts KarlsonsĢirts Karlsons
07 June 1981
Association football player

Artūrs KuldaArtūrs Kulda
25 July 1988
Ice hockey player

Kārlis LejnieksKārlis Lejnieks
16 March 1988
Tennis player

Ainārs KovalsAinārs Kovals
21 November 1981
javelin thrower
Jānis SpruktsJānis Sprukts
31 January 1982
Ice hockey player

Pāvels MihadjuksPāvels Mihadjuks
27 May 1980
Association football player

Māris SmirnovsMāris Smirnovs
02 June 1976
Association football player

Ēriks RagsĒriks Rags
01 June 1975
Javelin thrower

Mārtiņš LaksaMārtiņš Laksa
26 June 1990
Basketball player
Oļegs KaravajevsOļegs Karavajevs
13 February 1961
Association football player

Iļja VestermansIļja Vestermans
28 September 1915
Football player
Oļegs AleksejenkoOļegs Aleksejenko
12 June 1961
Association football player

Jānis LidmanisJānis Lidmanis
1910 AD
association football player, basketball player

Artūrs SilagailisArtūrs Silagailis
03 May 1987
Association football player
HeraclonasHeraclonas
03 May 0626
Byzantine emperor

Pāvels TulubjevsPāvels Tulubjevs
02 July 1985
Bobsledder
Andris BērziņšAndris Bērziņš
10 December 1944
Former President of Latvia

Anatoly SolovyovAnatoly Solovyov
16 January 1948
Cosmonaut

Arturs MatisonsArturs Matisons
06 May 1985