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List of famous admirals, with photos, bios, and other information when available. Who are the top admirals in the world? This includes the most prominent admirals, living and dead, both in America and abroad. This list of notable admirals is ordered by their level of prominence, and can be sorted for various bits of information, such as where these historic admirals were born and what their nationality is. The people on this list are from different countries, but what they all have in common is that they're all renowned admirals.

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From reputable, prominent, and well known admirals to the lesser known admirals of today, these are some of the best professionals in the admiral field. If you want to answer the questions, "Who are the most famous admirals ever?" and "What are the names of famous admirals?" then you're in the right place. 
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Andrey Kirillovich Razumovsky is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list List of Famous Admirals
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Count Andrey Kirillovich Razumovsky was a Russian diplomat who spent many years of his life in Vienna. His name is transliterated differently in different English sources, including spellings Razumovsky, Rasoumoffsky, and Rasoumoffsky, the last of which being used by the British Government for its ...more

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Age: Died at 84 (1752-1836)

Birthplace: Saint Petersburg, Russia

Profession: Diplomat

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Augusto Hamann Rademaker Grünewald was an admiral in the Brazilian navy. Rademaker was one of the military in the Military Junta that ruled Brazil between the illness of Artur da Costa e Silva in August 1969 and the investiture ceremony of Emílio Garrastazú Médici in October of that same year, ...more

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Age: Died at 80 (1905-1985)

Birthplace: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Profession: Politician

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Archduke Leopold Ludwig of Aus... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list List of Famous Admirals
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Archduke Leopold Ludwig of Austria was an Austrian general and admiral. ...more

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Age: Died at 75 (1823-1898)

Birthplace: Milan, Italy

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Francis Laforey


Admiral Sir Francis Laforey, 2nd Baronet, KCB was an officer of the British Royal Navy during the French Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars, whose distinguished service record included numerous frigate commands in Home waters and in the West Indies. He is best known however for his service in command ...more

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Age: Died at 68 (1767-1835)

Birthplace: Virginia, United States of America

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