Catherine II "the Great" Empress of All Russia

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

Russian: Екатерина II "Великая" Romanov (Askanier), Императрица, German: Katharina die Große Romanov (Askanier), Empress and Autocrat of All the Russias
Also Known As: "Sophie Friederike Auguste von Anhalt-Zerbst-Dornburg", "nicknamed 'Figchen'", "renamed by Elizaveta I as Catherine II / Yekaterina II Alexeyevna / Catharina the Great / Empress Catherine II the Great / Katherine the Great", "Hedwig Sophie Auguste Von Holstei..."
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Birthplace: Stettin/Szczecin, Pommern, Preußen, Deutschland(HRR)
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 Pоссийский император Пётр III
Partner of Sergiusz Sałtykow
Mother of Paul I, Emperor of All the Russias; Anna Petrovna Romanov Grand Duchess of Russia; Elizaveta Grigoryevna Kalageorgy; Natalia Aleksandrovna von Buxhöwden; Alexei Grigorjewitsch Graf Bobrinsky and 2 others
Sister of Wilhelm Christian Friedrich von Anhalt-Zerbst, Prinz; Friedrich August von Anhalt-Zerbst, Fürst; Auguste Christina Charlotte von Anhalt-Zerbst, Prinzessin and Elisabeth Ulrike von Anhalt-Zerbst, Prinzessin

Occupation: Queen of Russia, Empress and Autocrat of All the Russias, Kaiserin
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
Stettin/Szczecin, Pommern, Preußen, Deutschland(HRR)
1744
June 28, 1744
Age 15
Russia - Cathrine Alexeyevna aka Ekaterina the Great 1762-1796
1754
October 1, 1754
Age 25
St. Petersburg, Russia
1757
December 9, 1757
Age 28
December 20, 1757
Age 28
Saint Petersburg, Russia
1761
1761
Age 31
Winter Palace, St.Petersburg
1762
April 11, 1762
Age 32
Saint Petersburg, gorod Sankt-Peterburg, Saint Petersburg, Russia
1769
1769
Age 39
Saint Petersburg Federal City, Russian Federation
1775
July 13, 1775
Age 46
Saint Petersburg, gorod Sankt-Peterburg, Saint Petersburg, Russia