24 de may. de 2023 · The Grand Duchess Vladimir Tiara is one of the most impressive pieces in the Royal Family’s tiara collection. It was a favourite of Queen Elizabeth II and became one of her most familiar pieces...
25 de may. de 2023 · When Grand Duchess Maria Pavlovna of Russia was born on 4 February 1786, in Pushkin, Leningrad, Russia, Soviet Union, her father, Emperor Paul I Romanov-Holstein-Gottorp, was 31 and her mother, Empress Consort Maria Feodorovna von Württemberg, was 26. She married Carl Friedrich von Sachsen Weimar Eisenach on 22 July 1804, in Prussia, German Empire.
- Carl Friedrich Von Sachsen Weimar Eisenach
24 de may. de 2023 · Until the funeral the coffins of the members of the Grand Ducal family laid in state in the family mausoleum. On 23 November 1937 they were buried at the cemetery in the Rosenhöhe Park in Darmstadt. Many people said goodbye on the way to the burial place.
25 de may. de 2023 · Dr Stephen Lovell, review of Russia and the Russians: A History from Rus to the Russian Federation, (review no. 257) https://reviews.history.ac.uk/review/257. Date accessed: 19 March, 2023.
Hace 1 día · 20,500 tanks destroyed  Operation Barbarossa (German: Unternehmen Barbarossa; Russian: Операция Барбаросса, romanized: Operatsiya Barbarossa) was the invasion of the Soviet Union by Nazi Germany and many of its Axis allies, starting on Sunday, 22 June 1941, during the Second World War.
It was the arrival of the British in the region that, to a large extent, pushed Russia into conquering it. Central Asia, stretching from the Kazakh Steppe to Afghanistan and from the Caspian Sea ...
Hace 1 día · Nicholas II ( Nikolai II Alexandrovich Romanov [d]; 18 May [ O.S. 6 May] 1868 – 17 July 1918), known in the Russian Orthodox Church as Saint Nicholas the Passion-Bearer, [e] was the last Emperor of Russia, King of Congress Poland and Grand Duke of Finland, ruling from 1 November 1894 until his abdication on 15 March 1917.