• Born date: 1886-09-25
  • Born in: Osaka
  • Death date: 1953-02-19
Nobutake Kondō

Nobutake Kondō (近藤 信竹, Kondō Nobutake, 25 September 1886 – 19 February 1953), was an admiral in the Imperial Japanese Navy during World War II. As commander of IJN 2nd Fleet, the Navy's principal detached force for independent operations, Kondō was regarded as second in importance only to Admiral Isoroku Yamamoto.