Zinovy Rozhestvensky, Date of Birth, Place of Birth, Date of Death

    

Zinovy Rozhestvensky

Russian admiral

Date of Birth: 11-Nov-1848

Place of Birth: Saint Petersburg

Date of Death: 14-Jan-1909

Profession: military personnel, military officer

Zodiac Sign: Scorpio


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About Zinovy Rozhestvensky

  • Zinovy Petrovich Rozhestvensky (Russian: ??????? ???????? ?????????????, tr.
  • Zinoviy Petrovich Rozhestvenskiy; November 11 [O.S.
  • October 30] 1848 – January 14, 1909) was an admiral of the Imperial Russian Navy.
  • He was in command of the Second Pacific Squadron in the Battle of Tsushima, during the Russo-Japanese War. Under Admiral Rozhestvensky's command, the Russian navy holds the record of steaming an all-steel, coal-powered battleship fleet over 18,000 miles (29,000 km) one way to engage an enemy in decisive battle (Battle of Tsushima), selecting Knyaz Suvorov, one of four brand new battleships of the French-designed Borodino class, as his flagship for the voyage to the Pacific.

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