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Peter III Fyodorovich von Holstein-Gottorp-Romanov (Romanov-Holstein-Gottorp), Emperor and Autocrat of All the Russias

Russian: Пётр Фëдорович Poманов, Emperor and Autocrat of All the Russias
Also Known As: "Karl Peter Ulrich", "von Schleswig-Holstein-Gottorf", "Peter III Romanov", "Peter III / Пётр III Fyodorovich / Фëдорович", "Romanov / Poманов (Holstein-Gottorp-Romanov)", "Tsar of all the Russians"
Birthplace: Kiel, Holstein, Deutschland(HRR)
Death: Died in Ropsha, Leningrad Oblast, Russia
Cause of death: Assassinated
Place of Burial: Exhumed and currently buried at Peter and Paul Cathedral, St. Petersburg, Russia
Immediate Family:

Son of Charles Frederick, Duke of Holstein-Gottorp and Grand Duchess Anna Petrovna of Russia
Husband of Catherine II "the Great" Empress of All Russia
Father of Tsar Paul I, Emperor of All the Russias; Grand Duke Vladimir of Russia and Grand Duchess Elizabeth of Russia

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About Peter III Romanov

  • Karl Peter Ulrich prince of Schleswig-Holstein-Gottorp
  • Russian Tzar: Peter (Pyotr) III Fyodorovitch (Russian: Пётр III Фëдорович)
  • Father: Charles Frederick, Duke of Holstein-Gottorp
  • Mother: Anna Petrovna of Russia
  • Spouse: Empress Catherine II the Great
  • Issue: Emperor Paul I


Predecessor: Elizabeth Successor: Catherine II

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-------------------- Karl Peter Ulrich von Schleswig-Holstein-Gottorf war von Zarin Elisabeth ernant zum Thronfolger. Er trat zum Russisch-Orthodoxen glauben über. Nahm den Nahm Peter Fjodorowitsch an und wurde Großfürst.

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Peter III Romanov's Timeline

February 21, 1728
Kiel, Holstein, Deutschland(HRR)
August 24, 1745
Age 17
St. Petersburg, Russia
October 1, 1754
Age 26
St. Petersburg, Russia
July 17, 1762
Age 34
Ropsha, Leningrad Oblast, Russia
December 1796
Age 34
St. Petersburg, Russia
St. Petersburg, Peter and Paul Cathedral, St. Petersburg, Russia, Preußen
Holstein-Gottorp-Romanov line Petr Feodorovich