Raimonds Pauls

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Birthday
12, 1936
Birthplace
Latvia
Birth Sign
Capricorn
Birthday
12, 1936 (age 83)
Birthplace
Latvia

About

Latvian pianist and composer of more than fifty films, ballets, and musicals. He is also known for his work with Latvian children's group Dzeguzite.

Before Fame

He graduated from the Latvian Academy of Music in 1958.

Trivia

He also had a successful political career, becoming Supreme Soviet of the Latvian SSR and Minister of Culture for Latvia.

Family Life

He has a daughter named Anete.

Associated With

He attended the Emils Darzins Music School as a young man.