Famous Naval Officer

The Most Famous Naval Officer

NameBirthdayNationalityBio
Vasili ArkhipovJanuary 30, 1926RussianVasili Arkhipov was a Soviet Navy officer who is credited for 'saving the world' from a nuclear war by casting the decisive vote that prevented a Soviet nuclear strike on U.S
Karl DönitzSeptember 16, 1891GermanKarl Dönitz was a German admiral and played an important role in World War II
Anton HausJune 13, 1851Austrian, Croatian, SlovenianAnton Haus was an Austrian naval officer
Karl Dönitz

Karl Dönitz

Karl Dönitz was a German admiral and played an important role in World War II

GermanSeptember 16, 1891185 views

Anton Haus

Anton Haus was an Austrian naval officer

AustrianJune 13, 1851124 views

Vasili Arkhipov

Vasili Arkhipov was a Soviet Navy officer who is credited for 'saving the world' from a nuclear war by casting the decisive vote that prevented a Soviet nuclear strike on U.S

RussianJanuary 30, 1926343 views