Alfred Henningsen
Alfred Meyer Henningsen (26 April 1918 – 12 September 2012) was a Norwegian military officer and politician for the Labour Party. He was introduced to spying and military service in World War II, and ...
Elizaveta Mukasei
Lt. Col. Elizaveta Mukasei (21 March 1912, Ufa – 19 September 2009) was a Soviet spy codenamed Elza. Along with her husband Mikhail Mukasei (whose codename was Zephyr), she took part in a number...
Edith Tudor Hart
Edith Tudor-Hart (née Edith Suschitzky; 1908–1973) was an Austrian-British photographer, communist-sympathiser and spy for the Soviet Union. Some of her work is in the National Gallery in London. Bro...
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Mikhail Mukasei
Mikhail Isaakovich Mukasei (August 13, 1907, Zamostsye, Minsk Governorate, Russian Empire – August 19, 2008) was a Soviet spy codenamed Zephyr.
Mikhai Mukasei was born to a family of Jewish ...
Kim Philby
Harold Adrian Russell "Kim" Philby (1 January 1912 – 11 May 1988) was a high-ranking member of British intelligence who worked as a double agent before defecting to the Soviet Union in 1963. He s...
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Vladimir Zaimov
Vladimir Stoyanov Zaimov (1888–1942) was a Bulgarian general and a Hero of the Soviet Union.
Vladimir Zaimov was born on December 8, 1888 in Kyustendil to Stoyan Zaimov, an April Uprising particip...
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Richard Sorge
Richard Sorge (October 4, 1895 – November 7, 1944) was a Soviet military intelligence officer, active before and during the Second World War, working under cover of being a German journalist in...
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Nikolai Ivanovich Kuznetsov
Nikolai Ivanovich Kuznetsov (Russian: Николай Иванович Кузнецов) (July 27, 1911–March 9, 1944) was a semi-legendary Soviet intelligence agent and partisan who operated in Nazi-occupied Ukrai...
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Alexander Radó
Alexander (Alex) Radó, born as Sándor Radó and also known as Alexander Radolfi (5 November 1899, Újpest, near Budapest – 20 August 1981, Budapest), was a Hungarian cartographer and a Soviet military i...
Vladimir Pozner
Vladimir Aleksandrovich Pozner (Russian: Влади́мир Алекса́ндрович По́знер), (1908–1975) was a Russian Jewish émigré to the United States. During World War II he spied for Soviet intelligence while...
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Willi Lehmann
Willi (Willy) Lehmann (15 March 1884, in Leipzig – 13 December 1942, in Berlin) was a police official and Soviet agent in Nazi Germany.Lehmann was a criminal inspector and SS-Hauptsturmführer (...
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Arthur Wynn
Arthur Henry Ashford Wynn (22 January 1910 – 24 September 2001), was a British civil servant, social researcher, and recruiter of Soviet spies.Recruited by Edith Tudor-Hart in 1936, Wynn was the...
Leopold Trepper
Leopold Trepper (February 23, 1904 – January 19, 1982) was an organizer of the Soviet spy ring Rote Kapelle (Red Orchestra) prior to and during World War II. Leopold Trepper was born to a Jewish famil...
Linn Farrish
Linn Markley Farrish (October 3, 1901 – September 11, 1944) was an American rugby union player and spy.
Farrish competed in the 1924 Summer Olympics. He was a member of the American rugby union te...
Cambridge Five
The Cambridge Five were a ring of spies, recruited in part by Soviet scout Arnold Deutsch in the United Kingdom, who passed information to the Soviet Union during World War II and at least into the ea...
Olavi Laiho
Mauno Olavi Laiho (1907 - 2 September 1944) was the last Finn to be executed in Finland.
Olavi Laiho was born as a son of a farmhand in Halikko, Finland. He was introduced to Communism very early ...
Branko Vukelić (spy)
Branko Vukelić (1904 – January 1945) was a Yugoslav spy working for Richard Sorge's spy ring in Japan.
Vukelić was born in Osijek in 1904. His father Milivoj was a military officer in the Austrian...
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Hotsumi Ozaki
Hotsumi Ozaki (尾崎 秀実, Ozaki Hotsumi, April 29, 1901 – November 7, 1944) was an Imperial Japanese journalist working for the Asahi Shimbun newspaper, communist, Soviet intelligence agent,...
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Lona Cohen
Leontine Theresa "Lona" Cohen (January 11, 1913 – December 23, 1992), also known while she was in London as Helen Kroger, was an American spy for the Soviet Union. She was the wife of another spy, Mor...
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Morris Cohen (spy)
Morris Cohen, also known in Britain by his alias Peter Kroger, (July 2, 1910 – June 23, 1995) was an American convicted of espionage for the Soviet Union. His wife Lona was also an agent.
He was b...
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Ursula Kuczynski
Ursula Ruth Kuczynski (15 May 1907, Schöneberg, Prussia, German Empire – 7 July 2000, Berlin, Germany, also known as Ruth Werner, Ursula Beurton and Ursula Hamburger) was a German author and spy who w...
Maurice Halperin
Maurice Hyman Halperin (March 3, 1906 – February 9, 1995) was an American writer, professor, diplomat, and Soviet spy (NKVD code name "Hare").
Halperin was born on March 3, 1906. He studied ...
Alan Nunn May
Alan Nunn May (2 May 1911 – 12 January 2003) was a British physicist, and a confessed and convicted Soviet spy, who supplied secrets of British and United States atomic research to the Soviet Union du...
Rudolf Roessler
In World War II espionage, Rudolf Roessler (Rößler) (b.22 November 1897-d.11 December 1958) was the central (and mysterious) figure in the Lucy spy ring. He was a German refugee who had moved to Switz...