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Catherine II Empress of Russia (1729 - 1796)

RA Collection: People and Organisations

Commissioner of buildings and works of art; collector. Princess Sophie Augusta Frederike of Anhalt-Zerbst; in 1745 married Grand-Duke Peter Fedorovich, who in 1762 became Emperor Peter III and was deposed and murdered in the same year.

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Born: 1729

Died: 1796

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