Gavriil Loginowitsch Pribylov
From 1781 to 1786 Pribilof was the captain of the "Swjatoi Georgi", which belonged to the Russian-American company . In 1788 he explored the Bering Sea and discovered the islands of St. George and St. Paul north of the Aleutian Islands . The archipelago was named Pribilof Islands in his honor in 1789 .
- Article by Gavriil Loginowitsch Pribylow in the Great Soviet Encyclopedia (BSE) , 3rd edition 1969–1978 (Russian)http: //vorlage_gse.test/1%3D092647~2a%3D~2b%3DGawriil%20Loginowitsch%20Pribylow
|SURNAME||Pribylov, Gavriil Loginovich|
|BRIEF DESCRIPTION||Russian navigator|
|DATE OF BIRTH||18th century|
|DATE OF DEATH||1796|