List of people on stamps of Latvia

This page contains a list of people depicted on postage stamps issued by Latvia, along with the dates of issue.

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A

*Gunārs Astra - dissident, human rights activist (October 22, 2005)

B

*Kārlis Baumanis - composer (May 21, 2005)
*Jānis Balodis - general, Commander of the Aizsargi units (May 12, 1932; November 18, 1938)

Č

*Jānis Čakste - first president of the Republic of Latvia (December 4, 1930; August 19, 1931; April 18, 1928; November 11, 1998)

D

*Kristiāns Johans Dāls - director of naval schools of Ainaži and Liepāja (July 20, 2002)
*Leonardo Da Vinci - Italian polymath (December 7, 1932)

F

*Hieronīms Kārlis Fridrihs Fon Minhauzens - baron and author (April 1, 2005)

J

*Inese Jaunzeme - athlete (June 19, 1996)
*Jānis Pāvils II - Roman Catholic Pope (August 28, 1993; August 14, 2005)

K

*Oskars Kalpaks - first Commander in Chief of Latvian Armed Forces (January 6, 2007)
*Jēkabs Ketlers - Duke of the Duchy of Courland and Semigallia (November 14, 2001)
*Miķelis Krogzems - (January 4, 1936)
*Atis Kronvalds - (January 4, 1936)
*Dainis Kūla - athlete (June 19, 1996)
*Alberts Kviesis - third president of the Republic of Latvia (December 4, 1930; August 19, 1931; November 11, 2000)

L

*Jānis Lūsis - athlete (June 19, 1996)

M

*Juris Māters - (January 4, 1936)
*Zenta Mauriņa - writer (May 10, 1996; January 7, 2006 "(stamp on stamp)")
*Zigfrīds Anna Meierovics - politician, first minister of foreign affairs (August 20, 1929)

O

*Elvīra Ozoliņa - athlete (June 19, 1996)

P

*Andrejs Pumpurs - poet (January 4, 1936)

R

*Jānis Rainis - poet, playwright, translator, politician and author (May 22, 1930)

*Pauls Stradiņš - physician (January 13, 1996)

T

*Mihails Tāls - chess player (August 18, 2001)

U

*Kārlis Ulmanis - fourth president of the Republic of Latvia (September 4, 1937; November 18, 1938; May 13, 1939; February 7, 2001)

V

*Julian Vaivods - Roman Catholic cardinal (August 18, 1995)
*Krišjānis Valdemārs - (November 14, 2001)
*Ēvalds Valters - actor (April 2, 1994)

Z

*Gustavs Zemgals - second president of the Republic of Latvia (December 4, 1930; August 19, 1931; November 16, 1999)

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External links

* [http://www.pasts.lv/en/privatpersonas/filatelija/ Latvian Post]


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