Alexander III of Russia
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Who is Alexander III of Russia?
Alexander III of Russia: Alexander III, or Alexander Alexandrovich Romanov was Emperor of Russia, King of Poland and Grand Prince of Finland from 13 March [O.S. 1 March] 1881 until his death on 1 November [O.S. 20 October] 1894. He was highly conservative and reversed some of the liberal measures of his father, Alexander II. During Alexander's reign Russia fought no major wars, for which he was styled "The Peacemaker".
- also known as Alexander the Peacemaker, Czar Aleksandr III, Tsar Alexander III, Sasha, Alexander Alexandrovich Romanov, Alexander Alexandrovich, Александр Александрович
- born on (170 years ago) in Saint Petersburg, child of Maria Alexandrovna and Alexander II of Russia
- ethnicity: Russian
- nationality: Russia
- religion: Russian Orthodox Church, Eastern Christianity
- Marriage with Maria Feodorovna between and (28 years)
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- died on (121 years ago) in Livadiya, Crimea of nephritis
- buried in Peter and Paul Cathedral
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by Frank Moore Colby, Talcott Williams
Lowe, C, Alexander III of Russia (London, 1895).
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