Horatio Nelson

Horatio Nelson

Born: January 01, 1970

Nationality: British

Occupation: Soldier

Biography: Horatio Nelson, 1st Viscount Nelson, 1st Duke of Bronté, was a flag officer famous for his service in the Royal Navy, particularly during the Napoleonic Wars. He was noted for his inspirational leadership and superb grasp of strategy and unconventional tactics, which resulted in a number of decisive naval victories.

Horatio Nelson

“Kiss me, Hardy”

- Horatio Nelson

Source/Notes: Spoken to his Flag Captain, Thomas Masterman Hardy, who kissed his cheek and then his forehead. - The Battle of Trafalgar (October 21, 1805)
Source/Notes: Statement among his final dying words.[citation needed] - The Battle of Trafalgar (October 21, 1805)

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