PETER THE GREAT

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Tsar Paul I of Russia. - Only son of Peter and Catherine the Great. He remained overshadowed by his mother for much of his life. Paul's reign lasted for only five years, until he was assassinated by conspirators. Peter The Great, Catherine The Great, Catalina La Grande, Friedrich Ii, Maria Feodorovna, House Of Romanov, Tsar Nicholas, Imperial Russia, Soviet Union

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historyofromanovs: “ It was said that one of the most famous spirits in Saint Petersburg was Paul I. According to some sources Paul first saw the ghostly face of the founder of the city, Peter the...

Winter sledge, that belonged to Tsarevna Catherine, Peter the Great's niece. The Moscow Kremlin Stables Workshops, century children's winter sledges made by Kremlin craftsmen are of great interest. Their windows are fitted with mica and Peter The Great, Catherine The Great, Catalina La Grande, Dashing Through The Snow, Heavy Machinery, Imperial Russia, 14th Century, Craftsman, Antiques

Winter sledge, that belonged to Tsarevna Catherine, Peter the Great's niece. The Moscow Kremlin Stables Workshops, 1689-1692.Wood, leather, taffeta, tin, copper, mica; embossing, gilding. Height: 120 cm, width: 72 cm, length: 150 cm. The 17th century children's winter sledges made by Kremlin craftsmen are of great interest. Their windows are fitted with mica and the walls of the coaches are upholstered in embossed leather

The bedroom of Tzar Alexey I, father of Peter The Great ~ Moscow Kremlin palace, Tzar's Apartments, the century Russian Architecture, Interior Architecture, Catalina La Grande, Kremlin Palace, Peterhof Palace, Royal Bedroom, Imperial Palace, Imperial Russia, Palace Interior

The bedroom of Tzar Alexey I, father of Peter The Great ~ Moscow Kremlin palace, Tzar's Apartments, the 17th century

Doll representing Alexei Petrovich – Tsarevich of Russia, son of Peter the Great. Their relationship is a tragic example of the classic conflict between fathers and sons. Royal Fashion, Fashion Over, Famous Historical Figures, Peter The Great, Russian Culture, Indian Dolls, Period Outfit, Imperial Russia, Historical Clothing

Historical Figures of George Stuart

About Tsarevich Alexie Petrovich, Михаи́л Фёдорович Рома́нов, from Historical Figures of Russia, a full length portrait by artist and historian George Stuart. Catelog name AlexisPetr.

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Ivan VI of Russia. Great-grandson of Tsar Ivan V, he was procalimed Emperor as an infant but never reigned. Peter the I's daughter Elizabeth had him overthrown and imprisoned. He was killed by his guards in 1764 at the age of Peter The Great, Catherine The Great, Catherine La Grande, February Revolution, Adele, House Of Romanov, Winter Palace, The Empress, Russian Art

Ivan VI Romanov - or Russian Prince in Iron Mask? ~ in the year he was born (1740-1764) he was proclaimed Emperor of Russia, as an infant, although he never actually reigned. Within less than a year, he was overthrown by the Empress Elizabeth of Russia, Peter I's daughter. Ivan spent the rest of his life as a prisoner and was killed by his guards during an attempt made to free him during the reign of Catherine II The Great who defeated her rights on the crown of Russia. Read more~

Tsarevna Sofia Alekseyevna Romanova Sep Jul By Unknown Russian artist. Child of Tsar Alexei I The Quiet Mikhailovich Romanov Russia & wife Maria Ilyinichna Miloslavskaya Poland. Women In History, World History, Adele, Catalina La Grande, Courtier, House Of Romanov, Princess Sophia, Peter The Great, Russian Revolution

PETER THE GREAT'S half-sister SOPHIA ALEKSEYEVNA (1657 - 1704). Regent of Russia from 1682 until 1689. She ruled while her brothers, Peter I and Ivan V, were too young to be crowned. For plotting to keep him from inheriting the throne and generally working against him the 16 year old Peter had her arrested and exiled to the Novodevichy Convent where she died in 1704.

Peter the Great had his wife's lover's head cut off, then had it preserved in alcohol and placed next to her bed. 23 Unbelievable Facts You Didn't Know About Humanity Modern History, British History, American History, Native American, Adele, London In January, Facts You Didnt Know, Peter The Great, Shocking Facts

23 Unbelievable Facts You Didn't Know About Humanity

Humans have done quite a few strange things over the years, but many not quite as unexpected as these. Find out why Julius Caesar wore a wreath on his head, what great gift Queen Victoria received on her birthday, Paul Revere's occupation, what kind of harems they have in Malaya, and much more.

Transfiguration Cathedral on Kizhi Island, built in 1741 (during the reign of Peter the Great), has the most onion domes of any church in Russia and was built entirely of wood, without a single nail. Mosques, Cathedrals, Peter The Great, Vacation Days, Place Of Worship, Palaces, Temples, Reign, Castles

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Transfiguration Cathedral, built in 1741 (during the reign of Peter the Great), has the most (22) onion domes of any church in Russia and was built entirely of wood, without a single nail.

Portrait of Anna and Elizabeth as children. Daughters of Peter the Great and the peasant woman he named Catherine I and Empress of Russia Peter The Great, Catherine The Great, Adele, My Favourite Subject, Imperial Russia, Fun Facts, History, Portrait, Daughters

Elizaveta Petrovna Romanova

Empress Elizaveta Petrovna was the daughter of Peter the Great, and ruled the Russian Empire for twenty years 1741-1762.