My name is Simo Häyhä. They call me The White Death. This is the true story of my life as a sniper in the Finnish army as I fought against the invasion by the Soviet Union's Red Army during World War II. Simo Häyhä, who was born in Finland near the Russian border, is easily in the top list of most skilled and effective snipers of all time. He took on tremendous odds and great challenges, striking fear into the hearts of his enemies and winning the acclaim of his countryman. What made him one of the very best? Find out in this original full episode of I Am. This video is based on true real life events. TIMESTAMPS: 0:00 The outbreak of World War II 0:32 I am The White Death 0:45 Stalin's impossible demands 0:59 War is declared 1:32 Just like Napoleon 2:00 Asymmetrical warfare 3:39 Defense of Pyhäjoki 4:21 Made an official sniper 4:46 Facing another sniper 5:33 A reputation spreads 5:53 Another sniper battle 6:44 More Soviet targets 7:03 Staying in position for hours 7:34 Mouthfuls of snow to cool breath 8:30 Waking up in a medical tent 9:06 His war is done I Am Full Youtube Playlist https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLHLN1m4A1aheEV7uBoPYlg1mA68jFWf_A I Am a Plague Doctor https://youtu.be/Nw0wGaVCWiQ I Am Captain of the Titanic https://youtu.be/Uv1JwPTmfU4 #IAM #Sniper #Story Do you love strange, unexpected, stories that defy belief, but are completely true? Then you'll love this new show, I AM. Fascinating tales told from the perspective of those who lived them. Each animation episode, you'll jump inside the mind of a new person and get a first person view on incredible events like no other. New episodes every week! Be one of the first to subscribe now and tell us who you want to see brought to life in "I Am"!