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Famous Graves in Latvia

12 records found


Mikhail Nekhemievich Tal

9 Nov 1936 – 27 Jun 1992

Chess Player. Born in Riga, Latvia, he became interested in chess...

Riga, Riga, Riga, Latvia

No grave photo

Archbishop Antonino Zecchini

7 Dec 1864 – 18 Mar 1935

Roman Catholic Archbishop. Visco born Antonino Zecchini was the...

Riga, Riga, Riga, Latvia

Sergei Zholtok

2 Dec 1972 – 3 Nov 2004

Professional Hockey Player, Olympic Gold Medalist. He played at...

Riga, Riga, Riga, Latvia

No grave photo

Karlis Skrastins

9 Jul 1974 – 7 Sep 2011

Professional Hockey Player. For twelve seasons (1998 to 2011), he...

Riga, Riga, Riga, Latvia

No grave photo

Karlis Zarins

6 Jul 1930 – 23 Sep 2015

Opera Singer. A tenor, he is remembered for his long career in...

Riga, Riga, Riga, Latvia

No grave photo

Gundars Mausevics

8 Aug 1974 – 23 May 2004

Rock Musician. Mausevics was the bassist for the Latvian Heavy...

Jelgava, Jelgava, Zemgale, Latvia

No grave photo

Albert von Buxthoeven

1165 – 17 Jan 1229

Roman Catholic Saint. “Albert of Riga,” as he was known, is...

Riga, Riga, Riga, Latvia

Wilhelm Ostwald

2 Sep 1853 – 4 Apr 1932

Nobel Prize in Chemistry. Wilhelm Ostwald received notoriety...

Riga, Riga, Riga, Latvia

No grave photo

Ingrid Andriņa

23 Jun 1944 – 17 Sep 2015

Latvian Actress. She attended and graduated from the Gerasimov...

Riga, Riga, Riga, Latvia

Jānis Čakste

14 Sep 1859 – 14 Mar 1927

Statesman. 1st President of Latvia. He served from 17 December...

Riga, Riga, Riga, Latvia

No grave photo

Zigfrīds Anna Meierovics

5 Feb 1887 – 22 Aug 1925

Statesman, 2nd Prime Minister of Latvia. He served on two...

Riga, Riga, Riga, Latvia

No grave photo

August Kirchensteins

18 Sep 1872 – 3 Nov 1963

Statesman, Prime Minister of Latvia. He served from 20 June 1940...

Riga, Riga, Riga, Latvia

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