Fabian Gottlieb von Bellingshausen

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Fabian Gottlieb Thaddeus von Bellingshausen
Фаддей Фаддеевич Беллинсгаузен
Faddey Faddeyevich Bellinsgauzen
Admiral Faddey Faddeyevich Bellingshausen.jpg
Admiral Faddey Faddeyevich Bellingshausen. Lithograph bi U. Schzeibach (У. Шзейбах), circa 1835.
Born20 September [A.S. 9 September] 1778
Lahhentagge manor, Ösel Island, Govrenorate o Livonie, Roushie Empire (nou in Salme Parish, Saare County, Estonie)
Dee'd25 Januar 1852(1852-01-25) (aged 73)
Kronstadt
Allegiance Roushie Empire
Service/branch Imperial Roushie Navy
Years o service1795–1852
RankVice Admiral
Battles/warsRusso-Turkis War (1828–1829)
AwairdsOrder o Saunt George, Order o Saunt Vladimir

Fabian Gottlieb Thaddeus von Bellingshausen (20 September [A.S. 9 September] 1778 – 25 Januar [A.S. 13 Januar] 1852; Roushie: Фаддей Фаддеевич Беллинсгаузен, Faddey Faddeyevich Bellinsgauzen), a Baltic-German officer in the Imperial Roushie Navy, cartografer an explorer, ultimately rose tae the rank o Admiral. He pairteecipatit in the first Roushie circumnavigation o the globe an subsequently acame a leader o anither circumnavigation expedeetion, which discovered the continent o Antarcticae.