Category:Fyodor Petrovich Litke

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English: Count Fyodor Petrovich Litke (born Friedrich Benjamin Lütke, 1797-1882) was a Russian navigator, geographer, and Arctic explorer. He became a count in 1866, and an admiral in 1855. He was a Corresponding Member (1829), Honorable Member (1855), and President (1864) of the Russian Academy of Science in St.Petersburg. He was also an Honorable Member of many other Russian and foreign scientific establishments, and a Corresponding Member of the French Academy of Science in Paris.
Русский: Фёдор Петро́вич Ли́тке (1797—1882) — граф (1866), русский мореплаватель, географ, исследователь Арктики, адмирал (1855), президент Академии Наук в 1864—1882.

Fyodor Litke 
Russian admiral
Date of birth 17 September 1797 (in Julian calendar)
Saint Petersburg (Russian Empire)
Friedrich Benjamin Lütke
Date of death 8 August 1882 (in Julian calendar)
Saint Petersburg (Russian Empire)
Place of burial
  • Volkovo Cemetery
Country of citizenship
  • explorer
  • hydrographer
  • writer
  • seafarer
  • landowner
Member of
  • Russian Academy of Sciences
  • Russian Academy of Sciences
  • French Academy of Sciences
Award received
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