Petrova was credited with killing 122 enemy soldiers and although she survived the war she died in a tragic car accident just seven days after the war had ended. [14] This means she no longer has medals from any major championships. 8 Tania Chernova. She played Dr. Lily Sinclair, Tania Chernova, and Evelyn Carnahan. Add comment. She was deadly in her skills where she chalked up a massive 257 kills. Movie Genre : War, Languages spoken : Deutsch Film Note :-movie_rating- Societies of production : Swanford Films Born in the city of Glazov in Udmurtia, Baramzina graduated from the Glazov State Pedagogical Institute and spent two years teaching a kindergarten class in a village school at Kachkashur. Klavdiya Kalugina was one of the youngest soldiers and the youngest sniper in the Red Army. Nina served in the Russian 3rd shock army where she attained the rank of Lieutenant. Not many will be familiar with this name but Tania inspired the female sniper character by the same name in the movie “Enemy at the Gates” which was played by Rachel Weisz who acted alongside Jude Law. She was born to the supportive parents, George Weisz and Edith Ruth. I prayed for the first time since I was a little girl. Rachel’s father used to be a mechanical engineer and her mother was teacher-turned-psychotherapist originally from Vienna who recently died in 2016. On her senior global debut at the 2007 World Championships in Athletics she failed to finish the competition. She died the next day on 27th January 1945. Alain Godard. Movie Cast . Tania Chernova Joseph Fiennes. She was awarded the Gold Star of The Hero of the Soviet Union where the country even portrayed her faced on a postage stamp. [4], Chernova began the 2011 season with a significant personal best of 6773 points at the TNT-Fortuna Meeting. [1] She originally finished fourth, but following the disqualification of Lyudmyla Blonska for doping, she was upgraded to the bronze medal (her first major senior medal). The 10th post of my #herstory series is Russian War Hero Tania Chernova: Due to lack of records kept all we know is that Tania Chernova was born in 1920 in New York and was a Russian-American who went to Belarus during WWII to get her grandparents out of Russia. Add to history. Not many will be familiar with this name but Tania inspired the female sniper character by the same name in the movie “Enemy at the Gates” which was played by Rachel Weisz who acted alongside Jude Law. She was a braveheart who crossed over into enemy lines an impressive 16 times and killed 21 German soldiers. She was then taken to Tashkent where she spent a considerable time in recovery. Kalugina fought in Poland and was then sent to fight in the battle of Leningrad where she helped defend the city against the Germans. You made it up.” Jude Law - Vassili Her mother name is Edith Ruth is a Vienna, Austria and also is a teacher.Her father name is George Weisz he was a Hungarian-born inventor and engineer. The surrounding story of the film is, of course, dramatic licence, as is the characterisation of Krushchev (Bob Hoskins). Not many will be familiar with this name but Tania inspired the female sniper character by the same name in the movie “Enemy at the Gates” which was played by Rachel Weisz who acted alongside Jude Law. For her service, Kolesnikov was awarded the medal of courage after the war in Russia. I prayed for the first time since I was a little girl. You made it up. Pavlichecnko was perhaps the most successful female sniper in war history where she fought in Sevastopol on the Crimean border and in Odessa. Rachel Hannah Weisz (born 7 March 1970) is an Academy Award-winning English actress; she is also a fashion model.She became famous after her roles in the Hollywood movies The Mummy and The Mummy Returns, and has since continued appearing in major movie roles.. She is of Jewish descent. You made it up. Status : Released Release Date of film : 2001-03-16 Original title : Enemy at the Gates Tagline : Some Men Are Born To Be Heroes. Vassili Zaitsev. When she reached Belarus, the Germans had already killed them. Screenplay. Trailer. Rachel Weisz. Rachel Hannah Weisz (born 7 March 1970) is an Academy Award-winning English actress. Vasily Zaytsev was a Russian sniper who served during the World War II. After attending sniper school aged 24, she was deputized with the Red Army’s 25th Chapayev Rifle Division. Fighting in the 3rd Shock army, she was famous for her active role on the 2nd Baltic front and the Kalnin front. Nikita Khrushchev Ron Perlman. Major König Rachel Weisz. Watch Enemy at the Gates Full Movie Streaming Online Duration 131 minutes and broadcast on 2001-03-16 MPAA rating is 243. [11] On March 25, 2015, the IAAF filed an appeal with the Court of Arbitration in Lausanne, Switzerland, questioning the selective disqualification of the suspension periods of six other athletes disqualified about the same time. the political commissar (Joseph Fiennes) and the love interest Tania Chernova (Rachel Weisz). Chernova's case also involved strange gaps in her suspension periods, including opening up her eligibility two weeks before the World Championship gold medal and initiating another disqualification period less than two weeks after she won the Universiade gold medal. Tanya was posthumously awarded the Gold star and was declared as a hero of the Soviet Union on March 24th 1945. Makarova chalked up 84 kills and returned to her hometown in Perm Russia a war hero. [8] Chernova won the Decastar Meeting a month later to take a consecutive series win on the IAAF Challenge circuit, having amassed 20,332 points over three competitions. She was 53. For her service to her country, Makarova was awarded the Order of Glory, 2nd and 3rd class. When I opened my eyes Sacha was standing there waiting to give me the good news. Sergeant Guard Lubya Makarova was one of the fortunate 500 who survived the war. She joined the sniper school run by Zaitsev and became one of his top students as well as his lover, however her hotheadedness held her back from success because of her anger towards the German Army. The tagline for one of her movies is "The Legend You Know. Roza Shanina chalked up 59 kills but did not survive the war. 14 services. 1 Information 2 Filmography 2.1 Animation 3 Films 4 Video Games 5 Drama CD 6 Dubbing Roles 6.1 Live action 7 Animations Atsuko Satō (佐藤 敦子, Satō Atsuko, born November 14, 1962), known professionally as Atsuko Tanaka (田中 敦子, Tanaka Atsuko), is a Japanese voice actress and narrator associated with Mausu Promotion (formerly Ezaki Productions). Tania Chernova was a Russian-American who went to Belarus to get her Grandparents out of Russia. On 24 April 2017 she was disqualified and stripped of her bronze medal in 2008 Summer Olympics due to doping. Tania was credited with 24 kills before being wounded in the abdomen from a mine. Kalugina survived after remaining in Leningrad till the end of the war. Before doing so she had already chalked up 16 kills and killed a further 20 during her mission. Ganiyeva was awarded the combat of the Red order and Banner of the Red Star. Lyudmila Pavlichencko born in 1916 in Ukraine was by far the most famous of Russian female snipers nicknamed “Lady Death”. She had run a personal best in the 100 metres hurdles (13.32 seconds), but her consistency over all seven events proved to be the reason for the definitive improvement. ". Watch Now. After that incident, she joined the resistance. Whether or not it was true, grumpy and impatient me found the budding love story between American-born Tania Chernova and Zaytsev a little distracting from the overall action of the book involving the Nazi sharpshooter Thorvald, a character that I think the author did not evolve as much as Chernova or Zaytsev. Nina Pavlovna Petrova also known as “Mama Nina” and could well have been the oldest Russian female snipers in World War II. Russian Snipers Nadezhda Kolesnikov: img via flickr.com. She was born in 1893 and was already 48 when she joined the war. She entered the war when she was just 17. Chernova represented Russia at the 2010 European Athletics Championships and finished fourth in the heptathlon with 6512 points. The terrible Russian winters and the Russians themselves. Film profile for Rachel Weisz, Actor, born 7 March 1971. Tatyana Sergeyevna Chernova (Russian: Татьяна Серге́евна Чернова; born 29 January 1988 in Krasnodar) is a Russian heptathlete. Commisar Danilov Bob Hoskins. [12], On 29 November 2016 it was announced that she had been further disqualified from all results between 15 August 2011 and 22 July 2013, including her 2011 World Championships gold and 2012 Olympics bronze.[13]. On the final day, a strong performance in the javelin throw (52.95 m) saw Chernova overhaul and establish a significant lead over second placed Ennis. Her results from 15 August 2009 to 14 August 2011 were annulled and she was suspended for two years from 22 July 2013. She was the first woman sniper to be awarded the Order of Glory and fought in the famous battle of Vilnius. Rachel Weisz Tania Chernova . [1], At the start of the 2010 season, she originally was awarded the bronze medal in the pentathlon at the 2010 IAAF World Indoor Championships, finishing behind Jessica Ennis and Nataliya Dobrynska. She took an active part in the battle of Moscow and was severely wounded. Major König. Add to collection. See the full list of Enemy at the Gates cast and crew including actors, directors, producers and more. Koulikov Eva Mattes. Her family was killed during the war and the only thing she wants is revenge. Nina was credited with 89 kills. Born Today Most Popular Celebs Most Popular Celebs Celebrity News. Overview. The German sniper, Major Köning, is well played by the always excellent Ed Harris. 8.Tania Chernova. After joining sniper school, Nina was posted to the 21st guards rifle division and saw active sniper duty. She chalked up the highest number of kills being 309 including 29 enemy snipers. Check In. Nadezhda Kolesnikov was a sniper volunteer serving on the Volkhovsky Eastern front in 1943. Rachel Hannah Weisz (/ ˈ v aɪ s / vys; [1] born 7 March 1970) [2] is an English film and theatre actress and former fashion model.. Weisz began her acting career at Trinity Hall, Cambridge in the early 1990s, then started working in television, appearing in Inspector Morse, the British mini-series Scarlet and Black, and the television film Advocates II. Many of these women became famous heroes of Russia earning accolades and medals of Honor especially the one named Lady death. Director, Screenplay. Deadliest Russian Female Snipers of World War II, Top 10 Russian Female Snipers of World War II. She was the winner of the 2010 Décastar event, recording a total 6453 points, and this moved her into first place in the IAAF Combined Events Challenge rankings. In 1940, she enrolled at University in Perm, and when Germany invaded the Soviet Union, she began to attend nursing courses in the evening, while training to become a sharpshooter. - Vassili: The donkey lives longer because he's more useful. Ed Harris. She became famous after her roles in the Hollywood movies The Mummy and The Mummy Returns, and has since continued appearing in major movie roles. Tania Chernova : Because we've only just met. This is the result of a hard working breeder. Her injuries did not permit her to rejoin the war where she spent 11 months recovering in hospital. Hitler’s biggest mistake of World War II which led to the decline of his marauding army was the invasion of Russia. Tania Chernova : There aren't any donkeys in the forest. She then became a sniper in the Russian army joining the Hares, a sniper group formed by the famous Vatsily Zaytsev who was also portrayed as a character in the same movie and played by Jude Law. Joseph Fiennes. Many of these were women who fought not in the open but as snipers becoming notorious and deadly in their actions chalking up kill after kill gunning down Nazi officers and professing an uncanny but ruthless skill with the sniper rifle. She was nicknamed the Unseen terror of East Prussia and entered the war before she was even 20 years old. Actors. Some Men Are Born To Be Heroes. She survived the war even seeing action in the Battle for Berlin in 1945 where she commanded an entire company of 100 female snipers. Tania Chernova. A Russian and a German sniper play a game of cat-and-mouse during the Battle of Stalingrad in WWII. Rachel Weisz was born in Westminster, London, England, the UK on 7 March 1970 with the sun sign Pisces. Jude Law. Before the war Pavlichenko was a university student and an amateur sharpshooter. [2], She rebounded the following year at the 2008 IAAF World Indoor Championships, where she came seventh in the women's pentathlon. Log In Once logged in, you can add biography in the database. Nina Lobkovskaya joined the Russian army after losing her father to the war in 1942. Videos. Vassili Ed Harris. Home. Tania fortunately survived the war. Tania Chernova Russian Female Snipers of World War II Not many will be familiar with this name but Tania inspired the female sniper character by the same name in the movie "Enemy at the Gates" which was played by Rachel Weisz who acted alongside Jude Law. Tanya fought on the Belorussian front and was made to parachute behind enemy lines as part of a secret mission. Create Biography. This was a meeting record and represented an improvement of more than 150 points over her previous best. Directories Newly added. Roza Shanina born on 3rd April, 1924 in the village of Yedma Russia actually wrote to Stalin twice to be allowed to fight with a battalion or reconnaissance company. Some Men Are Born To Be Heroes. Born in Yeleninskoye, Russia, to a peasant family, Zaytsev learned marksmanship from an … Roza Shanina – Russian Female Snipers of World War II. [5], Prior to the 2011 World Championships in Athletics, it was reigning champion Jessica Ennis who was ranked number one that year, followed by Chernova. Ganiyeva fought in the Soviet Army’s 3rd Moscow Communist Rifle Division. Like Kolesnikov, a total of 800.000 female combat soldiers fought with the Russian army as snipers, tank gunners, soldiers, machine gunners and even pilots. 2005 World Youth Championships in Athletics, 2006 World Junior Championships in Athletics, Russia at the 2010 European Athletics Championships, Suarez and Chernova prevail in Talence – IAAF World Combined Events Challenge, Chernova impresses with 6773pts tally in Kladno – IAAF Combined Events Challenge, Women's Heptathlon – Javelin Throw – Strong javelin throw propels Chernova into the driver’s seat, Women's Heptathlon 800m – Final – Chernova prevails in World leading 6880 performance, Strong second day propels Van Alphen and Chernova to victory in Talence, Suárez and Chernova are the overall winners of the 2011 IAAF Combined Events Challenge, Russian athletes (athletics) recognized ineligible, http://www.iaaf.org/news/iaaf-news/russian-doping-appeal-rusada, "Jessica Ennis-Hill set to be awarded 2011 gold after Chernova is stripped of world title", https://www.olympic.org/news/ioc-sanctions-two-athletes-for-failing-anti-doping-test-at-beijing-2008-and-london-2012, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Tatyana_Chernova&oldid=968303086, Athletes (track and field) at the 2008 Summer Olympics, Athletes (track and field) at the 2012 Summer Olympics, Competitors stripped of Summer Olympics medals, Articles with short description added by PearBOT 5, Articles containing Russian-language text, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 18 July 2020, at 14:47. Enemy at the Gates is the greatest movie excreted by Swanford Films, Paramount Pictures, Mandalay Pictures, KC Medien, Reperage, DOS, Little Bird, MP Film Management, following a description of the movie is "Enemy at the Gates is a war film from Jean-Jacques Annaud from 2001 that takes place during the battle of Stalingard in World War II between the Russians and the Germans. Later that summer she won the Hypo-Meeting in a personal best score of 6618 points and managed a performance of 6591 points at the 2008 Summer Olympics. Tania Chernova is an American with family ties to Russia. Russia immersed itself into the war where even village schoolteachers were cast into action. The only way to climb in these rankings is to get new dogs with continuously increasing capacities, which will lead it to organize a mating. [6] At the championships in Daegu, she equalled her bests in the 200 metres and the 100 m hurdles, and set an outright best in the shot put. Help Center ... Full Cast & Crew: Enemy at the Gates (2001) Cast (69) Jude Law. Vassili Zaitsev : On this day, September 20th 1942, a young shepherd boy from the Urals arrived in the city of Stalingrad on the banks of the Volga. Enemy At The Gates (2001) Vassily and Tania Chernova's Romantic Moments - Duration: 3 minutes, 29 seconds. [9][10], After retesting of samples from the 2009 IAAF World Championships Chernova was found to have been doping. [1] In 2007 she scored a total of 6768 points – the highest score ever reached by a junior, although it is classed as wind-assisted for record purposes. It makes no sense to me. [3] She failed to build upon this in 2009 and ended the year with a season's best of 6386 points, having come eighth at the 2009 World Championships in Athletics. She was originally awarded the bronze medal at the 2008 and 2012 Summer Olympics, and the gold medal at the 2011 World Championships in Athletics before being stripped of those medals for doping. Not many who saw action survived where just 500 survived the war out of an enlisted 2000. [7] She finished third in the 800 metres final, but still maintained her lead and initially became the world heptathlon champion with a personal best total of 6880 points. He was born on March 23rd, 1915 to a family of Russian peasants in the Ural Mountains near Chelyabinsk. Hitler like Napoleon did not bargain for two major factors that would turn the tide of the war.