Ivan/Иван VI Antonovich/Антонович Romanov, Emperor of All Russia (1740 - 1764) MP

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Birthplace: St Petersburg, Russia
Death: Died in Leningrad, Russia
Cause of death: Murdered by order of Catherine II
Occupation: Späd tsar
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About Ivan/Иван VI Antonovich/Антонович Romanov, Emperor of All Russia

  • Ivan VI Antonovich of Russia (Ivan Antonovich; Russian: Иван VI; Иван Антонович)

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Ivan VI 23 August [O.S. 12 August] 1740 – 16 July [O.S. 5 July] 1764), was proclaimed Emperor of Russia in 1740, as an infant, although he never actually reigned. Within less than a year, he was overthrown by the Empress Elizabeth of Russia, Peter the Great'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 in 1764..

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1740
August 23, 1740
St Petersburg, Russia
1764
July 16, 1764
Age 23
Leningrad, Russia
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Moscow
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Leningrad, Russia