Vasily Berkov
Vasily Ivanovich Berkov (Russian: Василий Иванович Берков) (Dutch: Wicher Berkhoff) (Vriezenveen, Netherlands, 21 August 1794 – Saint Petersburg, Russia, 5 April 1870) was a Russian shipbuilder...
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Aleksei Birilev
Aleksei Alekseyevich Birelev (Russian: Алексей Алексеевич Бирилёв) (16 March 1844–6 February 1915) was an admiral in the Imperial Russian Navy, a member of the State Council and Minister of the Na...
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Matija Zmajević
Matija Zmajević (also Matej Zmajević, in Russia Matvei Khristoforovich Zmayevich Russian: Матвей Христофорович Змаевич) (January 6, 1680, Perast, Bay of Kotor - August 23, 1735, Tavrov, Russia) wa...
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Pavel Zelenoy
Pavel Alexeevich Zelenoy (Russian: Зеленой, Павел Алексеевич, 5 January 1833 - 10 January 1909) was a Russian admiral, governor of Taganrog and Odessa.
Pavel Zelenoy was born into a noble fami...
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Alexander Sergeyevich Menshikov
Prince Alexander Sergeyevich Menshikov (Russian: Алекса́ндр Серге́евич Ме́ншиков; August 26, 1787 – May 2, 1869) was a Finnish-Russian nobleman, military commander and statesman. He was made...
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Vasili Altfater
Vasili Mikhailovich Altfater (Russian: Альтфатер, Василий Михайлович) (16 December 1883 – April 20, 1919) was a Russian-Soviet naval officer, the first Commander-in-chief of the Soviet Navy....
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Naum Senyavin
Naum Akimovich Senyavin (Наум Акимович Сенявин in Russian) (ca. 1680 – June 4 [O.S. May 24] 1738) was a Vice Admiral (1727) of the Imperial Russian Navy. Naum Senyavin began hi...
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Mikhail Lavrov
Mikhail Andrianovich Lavrov (Russian: Лавров, Михаил Андрианович) (1799–1882) was a Russian rear-admiral and Arctic explorer. Mikhail Lavrov was born on September 13, 1799 in the city of Arkhangel...
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Mikhail Lazarev
Admiral Mikhail Petrovich Lazarev (Russian: Михаил Петрович Лазарев, November 3, 1788 – April 11, 1851) was a Russian fleet commander and an explorer.
Lazarev was born in Vladimir, a scion of ...
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Jean Baptiste, marquis de Traversay
Jean Baptiste Prevost de Sansac, marquis de Traversay (July 24, 1754 – May 19, 1831) was a French creole seaman who distinguished himself in the ranks of Royal French Navy during American Revolutionar...
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Alexey Nagayev
Alexey Ivanovich Nagayev (Russian: Алексей Иванович Нагаев, March 17, 1704, Sertyakino-January 8, 1781, Saint Petersburg) was a Russian hydrographer, cartographer and an admiral (since 1769). Comi...
Charles Henry of Nassau-Siegen
Karl Heinrich von Nassau-Siegen (5 January 1743 - 10 April 1808) was a French-born fortune-seeker best known as Catherine II's least successful naval commander.Charles Henry, in Catherine II's own wor...
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Vasily Chichagov
Vasili Yakovlevich Chichagov (Russian: Василий Яковлевич Чичагов) (February 28, 1726 – April 4, 1809) was an admiral in the Russian Navy and an explorer. He was the father of Pavel Chichagov...
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Fyodor Alexeyevich Golovin
Count Feodor Alekseyevich Golovin (Фёдор Алексеевич Головин) (1650 – 10 Aug [O.S. 30 July] 1706) was the last Russian boyar and the first Russian chancellor, field marshal, gen...
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Zinovy Rozhestvensky
Zinovy Petrovich Rozhestvensky (Russian: Зиновий Петрович Рожественский) (November 11 [O.S. October 30] 1848 – January 14, 1909) was an admiral of the Imperial Russian Navy...
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Mikhail Bakhirev
Mikhail Koronatovitsch Bakhirev (Russian: Михаил Коронатович Бахирев) (17 July 1868 Novocherkassk – 16 January 1920 Petrograd) was a Russian Naval officer and Admiral.Bakhirev was born into...
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Wilgelm Vitgeft
Wilgelm Karlovich Vitgeft (Russian: Вильгельм Карлович Витгефт) (October 14, 1847 – August 10, 1904), sometimes written Wilhelm and Withöft was an admiral in the Imperial Russian Navy, noted for ...
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José de Ribas
Josep de Ribas i Boyons (Naples, Kingdom of Naples, June 6, 1749 – Saint Petersburg, Russia, December 14 [O.S. December 2] 1800), known in Spanish as José Pascual Domingo de Ribas y ...
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Stepan Vasiliyevich Voyevodsky
For the Russian minister of the Navy, see Stepan Arkadyevich VoyevodskyStepan Vasilievich Voyevodsky (Russian: Степан Васильевич Воеводский, born 1803 – died September 17, 1884) was an admiral of ...
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Leonid Ivanov (pilot)
Leonid Ivanov (1909-1941) was a Russian pilot.
Leonid Ivanov was born on August 8, 1909 in Kashirain. He graduated from the 7th Stalingrad military aviation school in 1935 after which he served as...
John Paul Jones
John Paul Jones (July 6, 1747 – July 18, 1792) was a Scottish American sailor and the United States' first well-known naval fighter in the American Revolutionary War. Although he made b...
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Ivan Dmitriyevich Borisov
Ivan Dmitriyevich Borisov (Russian: Иван Дмитриевич Борисов) (1913–1939) was a Soviet aircraft pilot and Hero of the Soviet Union.
Ivan Borisov was born in 1913. In December 1939 he served as ...
Mikhail Alexandrovich Kedrov
Mikhail Aleksandrovich Kedrov (Russian: Михаи́л Алекса́ндрович Ке́дров)(1878–1945, France) was a Russian naval officer.
Kedrov graduated from the Sea Cadet Corps in 1899 at the top of his clas...
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Karl Jessen
Vice Admiral Karl Petrovich Jessen (Russian: Карл Петрович Иессен; 30 June 1852 – 30 November 1918) was an admiral in the Imperial Russian Navy during the Russo-Japanese War.
Jessen was of Ba...
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Nikolai Essen
Nikolai Ottovich (von) Essen (Russian: Николай Оттович фон Эссен) (11(23) December 1860, Saint Petersburg – 7(20) May 1915, Tallinn) was a Russian naval commander and admiral from the Baltic...
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Alexey Perelet
Alexey D Perelet (Russian: Перелёт Алексей Дмитриевич - Perelet Alekséy Dmítrievich - January 14, 1914 - May 11, 1953) was a Soviet pilot who was the principal test pilot for military aircraft p...
Pyotr Anjou
Pyotr Fyodorovich Anjou (Russian: Пётр Фёдорович Анжу) (15 February 1796 – 12 October 1869), was an Arctic explorer and an admiral of the Imperial Russian Navy.
Anjou's grandfather was a...
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Nikolai Alexeyevich Kuznetsov
Nikolai Alexeyevich Kuznetsov was a Soviet aviator.
Nikolai Alexeyevich Kuznetsov (Russian: Николай Алексеевич Кузнецов) was born on December 19, 1922 in the village of Baytugan, Nurinskiy dis...
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