Tatiana Golikova was born in Viborg in 1945. She studied at the Moscow Bolshoi School (class of S. Messerer). Joined the Bolshoi Ballet in 1965 and danced with them until 1988. Coached by Marina Semyonova.
Liuska (Golden Age), Mekhmene Banu (Legend of Love), Sylphide (Chopiniana), Aegina (Spartacus), Odette-Odile (Swan Lake), Kitri (Don Quixote), Henrietta (Raymonda).
People's Artist of the RSFSR in 1984