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Encyclopedia > Grand Duke Michael Nicolaievich of Russia

Grand Duke Michael Nicolaievich of Russia (October 13, 1832 - December 18, 1909) was the fourth son and seventh child of Tsar Nicholas I of Russia and Charlotte of Prussia. October 13 is the 286th day of the year (287th in leap years). ... 1832 was a leap year starting on Sunday (see link for calendar). ... December 18 is the 352nd day of the year (353rd in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar. ... 1909 (MCMIX) was a common year starting on Friday (see link for calendar). ... Nikolai I Pavlovich (Russian: Николай I Павлович), July 6 (June 25, Old Style), 1796–March 2 (February 18, Old Style), 1855), also Nicholas, was the Emperor of Russia from 1825 until 1855 and king of Poland from 1825 until 1831. ... Princess Charlotte of Prussia (Frederica Louise Charlotte Wilhelmina, July 13, 1798-November 1, 1860) was, as Alexandra Feodorovna, Empress consort of Russia as the wife Nicholas I of Russia. ...


He served for a long time as the Governor General of Russian provinces of Transcaucasia, being seated in Tbilisi which town his most children remembered as the home of their childhood. His life saw as many as four of his family being Emperors of Russia: Nicholas I, Alexander II, Alexander III and Nicholas II (all of whom he served loyally) - and he outlived his nephew Alexander II, a much younger man. A Governor-General (in Canada, Governor General) is most generally a governor of high rank, or a principal governor ranking above ordinary governors [1]. The most common contemporary usage of the term is to refer to the royally-appointed territorial governor of a region, or royal representative in a country... Transcaucasia is the name given to a region south of the Caucasus Mountains that covers Armenia, Azerbaijan, and Georgia. ... Tbilisi (Georgian თბილისი ) is the capital city of the country of Georgia, lying on the banks of the Kura (Mtkvari) river, at . ... Alexander (Aleksandr) II Nikolaevitch (Russian: Александр II Николаевич) (born April 17, 1818 in Moscow; died March 13, 1881 in St. ... Alexander (Aleksandr) III (Russian: Александр III Александрович) (March 10, 1845 – November 1, 1894) reigned as Emperor of Russia from March 14, 1881 until his death in 1894. ... Nicholas II of Russia (18 May 1868 - 17 July 1918) (Russian: (Nikolai II)) was the last Emperor of Russia, King of Poland and Grand Duke of Finland. ...


On August 16, 1857 he married Princess Cecily of Baden (1839-1891, daughter of grand duke Leopold I of Baden and Sophie of Sweden), who adopted the name Olga Fedorovna, and with whom he had the following children: Leopold I, Grand Duke of Baden (* 29 August 1790; † 24 April 1852). ...

  1. Grand Duke Nicholas Mihailovich of Russia (1859-1919)
  2. Grand Duchess Anastasia Mihailovna of Russia (1860-1922)
  3. Grand Duke Michael Mihailovich of Russia (1861-1929)
  4. Grand Duke George Mihailovich of Russia (1863-1919)
  5. Grand Duke Alexander Mikhailovich (Sandro) (1866-1933)
  6. Grand Duke Sergei Mihailovich of Russia (1869 -
  7. Grand Duke Alexei Mihailovich of Russia (1875 -

 
 

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