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  2. Empress Alexandra Feodorovna - Timenote

    Grand Ducal Burial Vault. Alexandra Feodorovna (6 June 1872 – 17 July 1918) was Empress of Russia as the spouse of Nicholas II—the last ruler of the Russian Empire—from their marriage on 26 November 1894 until his forced abdication on 15 March 1917. Originally Princess Alix of Hesse and by Rhine at birth, she was given the name and ...

  3. What Happened To The Bodies Of The Romanov Family?

    The Russian Imperial Romanov family ( Nicholas II of Russia, his wife Alexandra Feodorovna, and their five children… Romanov dynasty | Definition, History, Significance, & Facts

  4. Who Was Princess Alix of Hesse - Nobility Titles

    With her marriage, Princess Alix ultimately became the Empress of Russia, and adopted the name of Alexandra Feodorovna Romanova. This rise to the head of one of the most powerful imperial families of Europe placed Princess Alix in one of the most influential roles of world history – at the head of the Russian Imperial Family.

  5. Alexandra Feodorovna (1872–1918) |

    Alexandra Feodorovna (1872–1918) Empress of Russia who played a major role in undermining the stability of the Russian monarchy during the first part of the 20th century. Name variations: Alix or Alexandra of Hesse-Darmstadt; christened Princess Alix Victoria Helena Louise Beatrice, Princess of Hesse-Darmstadt, changed her name to the Russian ...

  6. Alexandra Feodorovna - Wikipedia

    Alexandra Feodorovna. Alexandra Feodorovna may refer to: Alexandra Feodorovna (Charlotte of Prussia) (1798–1860), wife of Emperor Nicholas I. Alexandra Feodorovna (Alix of Hesse) (1872–1918), wife of Emperor Nicholas II. This disambiguation page lists articles about people with the same name.

  7. Nicholas II of Russia - Wikipedia

    That evening, Nicholas was consecrated by his father's priest as Tsar Nicholas II and, the following day, Alix was received into the Russian Orthodox Church, taking the name Alexandra Feodorovna with the title of Grand Duchess and the style of Imperial Highness. Accession, reign and marriage

  8. Alexandra Fyodorovna |

    Alexandra Fyodorovna had royalty on both sides of her family. She was born Alix Victoria Helene Luise Beatrix, the daughter of Princess Alice of Great Britain and Ireland and Grand Duke Louis of HesseDarmstadt, Germany. Little Alix was the sixth of seven children, and her early childhood was a happy one. Her mother was one of the daughters of ...

  9. Alexandra Feodorovna |

    Alexandra Feodorovna (fēô´dərŏv´nə, Rus. fyô´dərəvnə), 1872–1918, last Russian czarina, consort of Nicholas II; she was a Hessian princess and a granddaughter of Queen Victoria. Neurotic and superstitious, she was easily dominated by Rasputin , who seemingly was able to check the hemophilia of her son.

  10. The Wedding of Nicholas and Alexandra: A Historiography

    On page 348, King cites Baroness Sophie Buxhoeveden’s The Life and Tragedy of Alexandra Feodorovna, Empress of Russia and Ernest Ludwig, Grand Duke of Hesse und Bei Rhein’s Erinnertes and states “Alexandra’s wedding outfit was the most intricate ensemble she would ever wear. Her stockings were of lace, her shoes embroidered and ...

  11. Grand Duchess Maria Nikolaevna of Russia - Timenote

    Her parents, Tsar Nicholas I of Russia and Empress Alexandra Feodorovna, born Princess Charlotte of Prussia, were devoted to each other and to their children. They were warm and affectionate parents, but avoided overindulging them. In the evenings, Alexandra Feodorovna played games with her children, including riddles and charades.