Yevgeny Khaldei



Yevgeny Ananyevich Khaldei (Russian: Евгений Ананьевич Халдей) (23 March [O.S. 10 March] 1917 – 6 October 1997) was a Soviet Red Army naval officer and photographer. He is best known for his World War II photograph of a Soviet soldier raising a flag over the Reichstag in Berlin, capital of the vanquished Nazi Germany, at the close of the war.

This biography is from Wikipedia under an Attribution-ShareAlike Creative Commons License. Spotted a problem? Let us know.

Read full Wikipedia entry


You might like