People classified with "Soldier"

Total Cataloged: 5

Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn
Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn
Aleksandr Isayevich Solzhenitsyn was a Russian novelist, historian, and short story writer. He was an outspoken critic of the Soviet Union and Communism and helped to raise global awareness of its Gulag labor camp system. He was allowed to publish...

Country of Origin: United Soviet Socialist Republic (USSR)
Occupation(s): Soldier, Novelist, Historian
Specialty(ies): Social Commentary, Free Speech Advocate, Soviet Union
Contributions catalogued: 12
Bernard Romans
Author
Surveyor, artist, naturalist, and author Bernard Romans (ca. 1720-ca. 1783) recorded Alabama's coastline and Mobile Bay, among other areas, in his maps and composed one of the most significant eighteenth-century works on what would become Alabama, A Concise Natural History...

Occupation(s): Naturalist, Cartographer, Navigator, Surveyor, Engineer, Soldier, Promoter, Botanist
Contributions catalogued: 1
Andre Scheepers
Andre Scheepers
After a childhood on a farm in the Rhodesian bush, Andre Scheepers joined the Rhodesian Light Infantry commandos, followed by the SAS in 1974. In the thick of the action during the Rhodesian Bush War he was wounded on 13...

Country of Origin: Southern Rhodesia
Occupation(s): Clergy, Soldier
Specialty(ies): Special Operations
Contributions catalogued: 1
Shaka kaSenzangakhona
Shaka kaSenzangakhona
The Zulu monarch Shaka was a contemporary of the French emperor Napoleon, and has even been dubbed the ‘African Napoleon’ by some. However, apart from their reputation as great military leaders, history has remembered these two men quite differently. On...

Occupation(s): Tribal King, Soldier
Specialty(ies): Tribal Confederation, Diplomacy, Warfare
Adolph Hitler
Adolph Hitler
Adolf Hitler was the ruler of Nazi Germany from 1934 to 1945. During his dictatorship, Hitler initiated military policies that led to World War II and the deaths of at least 11 million people, including the genocide of an estimated...

Occupation(s): Soldier, Politician, Dictator, Head of State
Specialty(ies): Political Organizing, Mass Murder, National Socialism
Contributions catalogued: 1