Tōgō Heihachirō, Date of Birth, Place of Birth, Date of Death


Tōgō Heihachirō

Japanese admiral

Date of Birth: 27-Jan-1848

Place of Birth: Kajiya-chō, Japan

Date of Death: 30-May-1934

Profession: military officer

Nationality: Japan

Zodiac Sign: Aquarius

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About Tōgō Heihachirō

  • Marshal-Admiral The Marquis Togo Heihachiro, OM, GCVO (?? ???; 27 January 1848 – 30 May 1934), was a gensui or admiral of the fleet in the Imperial Japanese Navy and one of Japan's greatest naval heroes.
  • As Commander-in-Chief of the Combined Fleet during the Russo-Japanese War, he successfully confined the Russian Pacific Fleet to Port Arthur before winning a decisive victory over a relieving fleet at Tsushima.
  • Togo was termed by Western journalists as "the Nelson of the East".

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