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Who knew there were so many famous people named Galina in the world? Our list of celebrities named Galina includes pictures and information about each person when available, so you can get to know them a little better if you don't know them. The famous Galinas below come from all walks of life, but all ended up achieving fame or notoriety in one way or another. This list includes singers named Galina, actors named Galina, and much more. Galina Starovoytova, Galina Chistyakova, and Galina are only a few of the well-known people named Galina on this list.
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Galina Starovoytova is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Galina
Politician Galina Vasilyevna Starovoitova was a Russian politician and ethnographer known for her work to protect ethnic minorities and promote democratic reforms in Russia. She was shot to death in her ...more

Galina Chistyakova is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Galina
Galina Valentinovna Chistyakova is a retired athlete who represented the USSR and later Slovakia. She is the current world record holder in the Long jump. She has held the record since June 11,

Galina is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Galina

Galina Vishnevskaya is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Galina
Opera Singer, Actor Galina Pavlovna Vishnevskaya was a Russian soprano opera singer and recitalist who was named a People's Artist of the USSR in 1966. She was also the wife of world-famous cellist Mstislav ...more

Galina Kukleva is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Galina
Galina Alekseyevna Koukleva or Kukleva is a former Russian biathlete. At the 1998 Olympics in Nagano. Koukleva won a gold medal on the 7.5 km sprint, and was in addition a part of the team that ...more

Galina Ulanova is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Galina
Ballet Dancer, Actor Galina Sergeyevna Ulánova was a Russian ballet dancer. She is frequently cited as being one of the greatest ballerinas of the 20th century.

Galina Zybina is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Galina
Galina Ivanovna Zybina was a Russian shot-putter and javelin thrower who won three Olympic medals. She trained at VSS Zenit and later at VSS Trud. Her fame rests primarily on eight consecutive ...more

Galina Likhachova is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Galina
Speed Skater Galina Vladimirovna Likhachova Russian: Галина Владимировна Лихачёва is a Russian speed skater who won a bronze medal in the Women's team pursuit at the 2006 Winter Olympics.

Galina Prozumenshchikova is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Galina
Galina Prozumenshchikova; born 26 November 1948 is a Soviet breaststroke swimmer who also competed in medley relays. She won five Olympic medals in 1964, 1968 and 1972 and five European ...more

Galina Efremenko is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Galina
Galina Efremenko, née: Maniachenko is a Ukrainian figure skater. She competed as Galina Maniachenko from 1993 until 2005 when she began competing under her married name, Efremenko. She ...more

Galina Brezhneva is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Galina
Publicist Galina Leonidovna Brezhneva was the daughter of Soviet politician and longtime General Secretary Leonid Brezhnev and Viktoria Brezhneva.

Galina Stepanskaya is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Galina
Speed Skater Galina Andreyevna Stepanskaya is a former speed skater who competed for the Soviet Union. She won the 1,500 m event at the 1976 Winter Olympics in Innsbruck. She was Soviet Allround Champion in ...more

Galina Kulakova is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Galina
Galina Alexeyevna Kulakova is a Soviet former cross country skier, arguably the best skier on distances shorter than 10 km in the early 1970s. She won four Olympic golds, two individual in 1972 ...more

Galina Voskoboeva is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Galina
Tennis player Galina Olegovna Voskoboeva is a professional Russian-born Kazakhstani tennis player. She reached her career-high singles rank of World No. 42 on 7 May 2012. Her career high in doubles is 26th, ...more

Galina Kravchenko is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Galina
Actor Galina Sergeevna Kravchenko was a Russian actress.

Galina Jovovich is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Galina
Galina Jovovich Talent agent, Actor Galina Jovovich née Loginova is a Russian actress. She was famous in the Soviet Union for her roles in movies, and then gained additional popularity for being the agent for her daughter, ...more

Galina Volchek is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Galina
Theatre Director, Actor Galina Volchek is an actress.

Galina Chadova is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Galina
Accountant, Engineer, Teacher Galina Chadova is the mother of Aleksei Chadov and Andrey Chadov.

Galina Minaicheva is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Galina
Galina Minaicheva Gymnast Galina Yakovlevna Minaicheva is a Russian former artistic gymnast. She competed at the 1952 Summer Olympics, finishing within the first 10 in all artistic gymnastics events, and winning one ...more

Galina Savitskaya is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Galina
Galina Savitskaya is a Belarusian former basketball player who competed in the 1988 Summer Olympics.

Galina Polskikh is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Galina
Actor Galina Polskikh is a Soviet film actress. She has appeared in more than 100 films since 1962. In 1979 she was awarded the title of People's Artist of Russia, and in 1999 - Order of Honour. ...more

Galina Malchugina is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Galina
Galina Malchugina is a retired sprinter from Russia. Competing for the Soviet relay team, she won medals at the 1988 and 1992 Olympics. In the individual distance 200 metres her success came ...more

Galina Vodyanitskaya is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Galina
Actor Galina Vodyanitskaya was an actor.

Galina Belyayeva is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Galina
Galina Belyayeva Actor Galina Belyayeva is an actor.

Galina Kuhalskaya is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Galina
Galina Kuhalskaya Actor Galina Kukhalskaya is an actress.

Galina Nikolayeva is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous People Named Galina
Galina Nikolayeva Poet, Writer, Playwright Galina Nikolayeva was a writer.

Galina Tyunina is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous People Named Galina
Actor Galina Tyunina is an actress.

Galina Kreft is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous People Named Galina
Galina Sergeyevna Kreft-Alekseyeva was a Soviet sprint canoer who competed from the mid-1970s to the early 1980s. Competing in two Summer Olympics, she won two medals in the K-2 500 m event with ...more

Galina Nesterovskaya is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous People Named Galina
Galina Nesterovskaya Costume Designer Galina Nesterovskaya is a costume designer.

Galina Zakhurdayeva is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous People Named Galina
Galina Zakhurdayeva Actor Galina Zakhurdayeva is an actress.

Galina Gorokhova is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous People Named Galina
Galina Yevgenyevna Gorokhova is a Russian and former Soviet retired fencer and five-time Olympic medalist, as well as a nine-time world gold medalist. She is also the coach of the Russian ...more

Galina Vishnevskaya is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous People Named Galina
Galina Vishnevskaya Athlete, Biathlete Galina Vishnevskaya is a biathlete.

Galina Bystrova is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous People Named Galina
Galina Bystrova Galina Petrovna Bystrova was a Soviet athlete who competed mainly in the Pentathlon.

Galina Petrova is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous People Named Galina
Galina Petrova Actor Galina Petrova is an actress.

Galina Ustvolskaya is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous People Named Galina
Galina Ivanovna Ustvolskaya, also Ustwolskaja or Oustvolskaia, was a Russian composer of classical music.

Galina Shamrai is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous People Named Galina
Galina Yakovlevna Shamray is a retired Soviet gymnast and the first women's all-around World Champion from the USSR. She trained at the Iskra club and later at the Burevestnik sports society in ...more

Galina Penkova is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous People Named Galina
Galina Penkova Galina Penkova, née Yencheva is a retired Bulgarian sprinter who specialized in the 400 metres. She finished eighth in the 4 x 400 metres relay at the 1983 World Championships, with ...more

Galina Onoprienko is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous People Named Galina
Galina Onoprienko Galina Onoprienko is a Russian handball player who competed for the Unified Team in the 1992 Summer Olympics. In 1992 she won the bronze medal with the Unified Team. She played all five matches ...more

Galina Borzenkova is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous People Named Galina
Galina Borzenkova Galina Borzenkova is a Russian former handball player who competed for the Unified Team in the 1992 Summer Olympics. In 1992 she won the bronze medal with the Unified Team. She played all five ...more

Galina Bogomolova is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous People Named Galina
Galina Bogomolova Galina Yevgeniyevna Bogomolova is a Russian long-distance runner, who specializes in the 10,000 metres and the marathon. Bogomolova won the Rome City Marathon in 2008 in 2:22:53, which was the ...more

Galina Khomchik is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous People Named Galina
Galina Khomchik Singer Galina Khomchik is a Russian singer, acoustic guitarist and pianist, a prominent figure of the country's modern folk/bard movement. Khomchik, the three Soviet bard festivals' laureate and a XX ...more

Galina Nikolayevna Porechenkov... is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous People Named Galina
Galina Nikolayevna Porechenkova Construction worker, Civil engineer Galina Nikolayevna Porechenkova is the mother of Mikhail Porechenkov.

Galina Mezentseva is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous People Named Galina
Galina Mezentseva Ballet Dancer Galina Sergeyevna Mezentseva is a Russian ballerina, with a career as professional classic dancer from the early 1970s to the late 1990s. She was the first of the crop of tall Kirov ballerinas ...more

Galina Murasova is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous People Named Galina
Galina Murasova Galina Murašova is a retired female discus thrower, who competed for the Soviet Union at two Summer Olympics: 1980 and 1988. Her last name is sometimes also spelled as Murashova. Murašova set ...more

Galina Bokashevskaya is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous People Named Galina
Galina Bokashevskaya Actor Galina Bokashevskaya is an actress.

Galina Smirnova is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous People Named Galina
Galina Smirnova Galina Alexandrovna Smirnova - a Soviet Russian painter, living and working in Saint Petersburg, a member of the Saint Petersburg Union of Artists, regarded as one of representatives of the ...more

Galina Dusenko is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous People Named Galina
Galina Dusenko Screenwriter Galina Dusenko is a screenwriter.

Galina Nekhayevskaya is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous People Named Galina
Galina Nekhayevskaya Actor Galina Nekhayevskaya is an actress.

Galina Muratova is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous People Named Galina
Galina Muratova Screenwriter Galina Muratova is a Screenwriter.

Galina Shatalova is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous People Named Galina
Galina Shatalova Neurosurgery, Writer Galina Shatalova was the author of many popular books on health, healthful food, and healthful lifestyle. Shatalova is best known for her Natural Health Improvement System, which incorporates a ...more