A famous Russian explorer of the Far East who lead the Amur Expedition and proved that Sakhalin is an island.
A marine surveyor and one of the first Russian Arctic explorers, who described the Gulf of Ob in detail during his voyages.
A famous doctor, explorer, traveller and a TV presenter.
A prominent seafarer who have served as a Deputy of the Minister of Merchant Marine of the USSR for more than 20 years and was among the founders of Sovcomflot.
An actor most famous for portraying colonel Isaev (Stierlitz), a Soviet spy in the TV series Seventeen Moments of Spring (1972).
One of the original employees of the Primorsk Shipping Company and one of those who helped create it.
An actor and the artistic director of the Vakhtangov State Academy Theatre, a Lenin Prize Winner, the Secretary of the Board of the USSR Cinema Union, the Chairman of the Theatre Worker’s Union of Russia, Member of the Russian Parliament
A legendary Russian admiral who played a key role in the creation and development of the Russian fleet on the Black Sea. He is also remembered as a commander who never suffered a defeat in his entire military career.
A head of Sovfracht, the freight department within the Soviet Ministry of Shipping, a representative of a new formation of Russian shipping leaders who helped lay the foundations of Sovcomflot.