Yevgeny Golovin

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Yevgeny Golovin
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Born 1782 (1782)
Moscow Governorate
Died (1858-06-27)27 June 1858
Smolensk Governorate
Residence Russian Empire
Education Imperial Moscow University (1797)
Occupation General

Yevgeny Aleksandrovich Golovin (Russian: Евге́ний Алекса́ндрович Голови́н; 1 May 1782 – 27 June 1858) was a general in the Imperial Russian Army.[1] In 1811 was appointed commander of Fanagoriyskaya Regiment and steadily rose through the ranks until he was promoted to General of Infantry in 1839. He was also Commander-in-Chief in the Caucasus from 1838 to 1842 and Governor-General of Baltic provinces from 1845 to 1848.

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  • Imperial Moscow University: 1755-1917: encyclopedic dictionary. Moscow: Russian political encyclopedia (ROSSPEN). A. Andreev, D. Tsygankov. 2010. pp. 173–174. ISBN 978-5-8243-1429-8.