Mikael Tariverdiev (Composer)
Born: 15th August 1931, Tbilisi, Georgia
Died: 25th July 1996, Sochi, Russia
Mikael Leonovich Tariverdiev was a prominent Soviet composer of Armenian descent. He headed the Composers' Guild of the Soviet Cinematographers' Union from its inception and is most famous for his movie scores, primarily the score to Seventeen Moments of Spring.