See Rickover for other articles with titles that contain, either by relationship or by coincidence, this character's surname.

Hyman George Rickover (27 January 1900–8 July 1986) was a 20th century Human, an immigrant of Jewish descent who established himself as a citizen of the United States of America. In a career as a Navy flag officer, Admiral Rickover was largely responsible for the creation of Earth's nuclear fission-powered navy. He served in the Navy for sixty-three years, before being forced into retirement.

In the year 2290, one of the USS Excelsior's shuttlecraft was named the Hyman Rickover. (ST novel: Excelsior: Forged in Fire)

External linkEdit