Famous Georgian - Georgian Celebrities

Georgia is a country with a rich cultural history and Georgians over the past several centuries have made major contributions to the world in different fields. King David IV and Queen Tamar are among the most significant historical figures in Georgia as the Kingdom of Georgia saw its Golden Age during their reign. In the ensuing centuries, the kingdom saw numerous major political conquests before finally becoming a unitary semi-presidential republic. Social revolutionary and journalist Noe Zhordania created history by becoming the 1st President of Democratic Republic of Georgia. Besides having a vibrant political history, the nation is also famous for having produced famous religious and academic figures like Grigol Peradze, Elie Melia, Ilia II, Grigol Tsereteli, and Mikheil Tsereteli. Talking of its cultural figures, famous Georgian artist Iago Dekanozishvili is renowned worldwide for reviving the prized art form Georgian cloisonne enamelwork. Musically rich and diverse, the country has been home to revered composers like Bidzina Kvernadze, Zurab Nadarejshvili, and Zakaria Paliashvili who have enriched the world of music with their rare talent. Read on to learn more about the life and works of famous Georgians hailing from diverse fields and occupations.

Find out more about the greatest Georgians, including Elle Fanning, Lavrentiy Beria, Yakov Dzhugashvili, Katie Melua and Aram Khachaturian.

The Most Famous Georgian

NameBirthdayNationalityBio
Lavrentiy BeriaMarch 29, 1899GeorgianLavrentiy Beria was a Soviet politician who served as the Marshal of the Soviet Union
Elle FanningApril 9, 1998GeorgianElle Fanning is a young American actress
Lavrentiy Beria

Lavrentiy Beria

Lavrentiy Beria was a Soviet politician who served as the Marshal of the Soviet Union

GeorgianMarch 29, 1899210 views

Elle Fanning

Elle Fanning is a young American actress

GeorgianApril 9, 1998174 views