Empire of All the Russias
  • J. Scott Keltie
Part of the The Statesman’s Yearbook book series (SYBK)


Nicholas II., Emperor of All the Russias, born May 6 (May 18 new style), 1868, the eldest son of the Emperor Alexander III. and of Princess Dagmar (Maria Feodorovna), daughter of the late King Christian IX. of Denmark ; ascended the throne at the death of his father October 20 (November 1 new style), 1894 ; married, November 14 (26), 1894, to Princess Alexandra Alix (Alexandra Feodorovna), daughter of Ludwig IV., Grand Duke of Hesse, born May 25 (June 6), 1872.


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