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Catharina II "The Great" Romanov (Askanier), Empress and Autocrat of All the Russias

Russian: (Екатерина Great"/Великая (Романова), Императрица
Also Known As: "Sophie Friederike Auguste von Anhalt-Zerbst-Dornburg'", "nicknamed 'Figchen'. as 'Catherine II'", "'Yekaterina II Alexeyevna' 'Sophie'", "Catharina the Great", "The Great", "Katharina die Große", "Empress Catherine II the Great"
Birthdate:
Birthplace: Szczecin, Zachodniopomorskie, Poland
Death: Died in St. Petersburg, Russia
Cause of death: Stroke
Place of Burial: St.Peter and Paul Cathedral, St. Petersburg, Russia
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Christian August of Anhalt-Zerbst and Johanna Elisabeth av Schleswig-Holstein-Gottorp
Wife of Peter III Romanov
Partner of Sergiusz Sałtykow and Alexander Dmitriev-Mamopnov
Mother of Yelizaveta Grigoryevna Kalageorgy; Petrovna Romanov Grand Duchess of Russia; Anna Poniatowski; Natalie von Buxhöwden; Alexei Grigorjewitsch Graf Bobrinsky and 3 others
Sister of Friedrich August von Anhalt-Zerbst, Fürst; Wilhelm Christian Friedrich Prinz von Anhalt-Zerbst; Auguste Christina Charlotte Prinzessin von Anhalt-Zerbst and Elisabeth Ulrike Ulrike Prinzessin von Anhalt-Zerbst

Occupation: Queen of Russia, Empress and Autocrat of All the Russias
Managed by: Günther Kipp
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About Catherine II "the Great" Empress of All Russia

  • Sophie Friederike Auguste princess of Anhalt-Zerbst
  • By marriage Ekaterina Alexseivna Romanov
  • Catherine II(Russian: Екатерина II Великая, Yekaterina II Velikaya), also known as Catherine the Great (German: Katharina die Große) on 9th july 1762

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Predecessor: Peter III Successor: Paul I

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Catherine II "the Great" Empress of All Russia's Timeline

1729
May 2, 1729
Szczecin, Zachodniopomorskie, Poland
1744
June 28, 1744
Age 15
Russia - Cathrine Alexeyevna aka Ekaterina the Great 1762-1796
1745
August 24, 1745
Age 16
St. Petersburg, Russia
1754
October 1, 1754
Age 25
St. Petersburg, Russia
1757
December 20, 1757
Age 28
Saint Petersburg, Russia
1758
1758
Age 28
Winter Palace, St.Petersburg
1762
April 11, 1762
Age 32
Saint Petersburg, gorod Sankt-Peterburg, Saint Petersburg, Russia
1775
1775
Age 45
1796
November 17, 1796
Age 67
St. Petersburg, Russia
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