Pyotr Krasnov, Date of Birth, Place of Birth, Date of Death

    

Pyotr Krasnov

White movement Cossack

Date of Birth: 10-Sep-1869

Place of Birth: Saint Petersburg

Date of Death: 16-Jan-1947

Profession: writer, politician, military officer, historian

Nationality: Russia

Zodiac Sign: Virgo


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About Pyotr Krasnov

  • Pyotr Nikolayevich Krasnov (Russian: ???? ?????????? ???????; September 22 (September 10 old style), 1869 – January 17, 1947), sometimes referred to in English as Peter Krasnov, was a Don Cossack historian and officer, promoted to Lieutenant General of the Russian army when the revolution broke out in 1917, one of the leaders of the counter-revolutionary White movement afterwards and a Nazi collaborator who mobilized Cossack forces to fight against the Soviet Union during World War II.

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