Peter I (1672–1725), known to history as "Peter the Great," Tsar of Russia and first Emperor of the Russian Empire; Tsarevna Natalya Alexeevna (1673–1716) Tsarevna Fyodora Alexeevna (1674–1678) See also. Family tree of Russian monarchs; References
Grand Duchess Anna Petrovna of Russia (Russian: А́нна Петро́вна; 27 January 1708 – 4 March 1728) was the eldest daughter of Emperor Peter I of Russia and his wife Empress Catherine I. Her younger sister, Empress Elizabeth , ruled between 1741 and 1762.
Russia had been under the domination of German advisers, so its Empress exiled the most unpopular of them, including Heinrich Ostermann, Burkhard von Munnich and Carl Gustav Lowenwolde. She passed down several pieces of legislation that undid much of the work her father had done to limit the power of the church.
Las guerras continuas bajo su zarato y el empeoramiento de las condiciones de vida de la población dentro de la propia Rusia llevaron a tumultos y revueltas (Disturbio de la Sal en 1648 y Disturbio del Cobre en 1662 en Moscú, 1650 en Pskov y Nóvgorod, 1670–1671 bajo el mando de Stepán Razin en el Don, Volga, en el corazón y el sur del principado moscovita), todos aplacados por Alexéi ...