Peter the Great
Peter the Great (Russian: Пётр Вели́кий, Pyotr Velikiy; [ˈpʲɵtr vʲɪˈlʲikʲɪj]), Peter I (Russian: Пётр I, Pyotr I; [ˈpʲɵtr ˈpʲɛrvɨj]) or Pyotr Alexeyevich (Russian: Пётр Алексе́евич; [ˈpʲ...
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St. Petersburg attack aftermath: Explosive device defused, 3 arrested
Russian security agents on Thursday arrested three people suspected of links to a suicide bomber accused of attacking the city's subway and deactivated an explosive device in the apartment where the s...
St Petersburg metro explosions 'kill 10'
At least 10 people have been killed in explosions at underground stations in St Petersburg, Russian media report. News agencies reported the blasts hit the S...
St. Petersburg Vacation Travel Guide | Expedia
Four hundred miles west of Moscow is St. Petersburg, Russia. A striking city resting on the banks of the Neva River, St. Petersburg has long been a draw for lovers of architecture, as St. Petersburg t...
Russia Prepares To Exhume Czar Alexander III In Romanov Investigation
In an effort to conclusively identify the remains of the murdered Czar Nicholas II and his family, Russian investigators will exhume the body of Nicholas’ father, Alexander III, in Saint Petersburg.In...
St. Petersburg From Above
Recently, photographer Amos Chapple spent some time in Saint Petersburg, Russia's second-largest city. He used a small drone to lift his camera high above the cathedrals and fortresses, capturing some...
Romanovs. The third film. Peter I, Catherine I
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L'étoile du nord
Meyerbeer. L'Etoile du Nord. C'est bien l'air que chaque matin. July, 2005. Seoul, South Korea. Sumi Jo & Dmitri Hvorostovsky, Gala Concert Conductor : Con...
Pierre le Grand
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Zar und Zimmermann
Van Bett's aria sang by Hans Sotin, conducted by Charles Mackerras.
Il borgomastro di Saardam
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Grand Embassy of Peter I
The Grand Embassy (Великое посольство in Russian) was a Russian diplomatic mission, sent to Western Europe in 1697–1698 by Peter the Great.The goal of this mission was to strengthen and broaden the H...
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Reforms of Peter I of Russia
The government reforms of Peter I were aimed at modernizing the Tsardom of Russia (later the Russian Empire) based on Western and Central European models.Peter ascended to the throne in 1682; he ruled...
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Church reform of Peter I
The Church reform of Peter I introduced what some believe was a period of Caesaropapism in the history of the Russian Orthodox Church, when the church apparatus effectively became a department of stat...
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Streltsy Uprising
The Streltsy Uprising of 1698 (Russian: Стрелецкий бунт 1698) was an uprising of the Moscow Streltsy regiments.
Some Russian historians believe that the Streltsy uprising was a reactionary re...
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Table of Ranks
The Table of Ranks (Russian: Табель о рангах; Tabel' o rangakh) was a formal list of positions and ranks in the military, government, and court of Imperial Russia. The Emperor Peter the Great intr...
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Beard tax
A beard tax is one of several taxes introduced throughout history on men who wear beards.
In 1535, King Henry VIII of England, who wore a beard himself, introduced a tax on beards. The tax was a g...
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Azov campaigns
Azov campaigns of 1695–96 (Russian: Азо́вские похо́ды), two Russian military campaigns during the Russo-Turkish War of 1686–1700, led by Peter the Great and aimed at capturing the Turkish fortress...
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Russo-Turkish War (1710-1711)
The Russo-Ottoman War of 1710–11, also known as the Pruth River Campaign after the main event of the war, erupted as a consequence of the defeat by the Russian Empire of Sweden in the Battle of Poltav...
Great Northern War
The Great Northern War (1700–1721) was a conflict in which a coalition led by the Tsardom of Russia successfully contested the supremacy of the Swedish Empire in Central, Northern, and Eastern Europe....
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Saint Petersburg
Saint Petersburg (Russian: Санкт-Петербург, Sankt-Peterburg; [ˈsankt pʲɪtʲɪrˈburk]) is the second largest city in Russia, politically incorporated as a federal subject (a federal city). It is loc...
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History of Taganrog

The excavations conducted by the German Archaeological Institute (Deutsches Archäologisches Institut) led by Ortwin Dally and Don Archaeological Society, brought to conclusion that there was a Gr...
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Peterhof Palace
The Peterhof Palace (Russian: Петерго́ф; [pʲɪtʲɪrˈɡof], Dutch for Peter's Court) is a series of palaces and gardens located in Saint Petersburg, Russia, laid out on the orders of Peter the Great. ...
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Anna Mons
Anna Mons (Russian: Áнна Монс; 1672–1714) was a Dutch commoner who almost succeeded in marrying Tsar Peter the Great.
In 1691, during one of his visits to the German Quarter, young Peter...
Catherine I of Russia
Catherine I (Russian: Екатери́на I Алексе́евна, Yekaterina I Alekseyevna; [jɪkətʲɪˈrʲinə ˈpʲɛrvəjə ɐlʲɪˈksʲejɪvnə], born Polish: Marta Helena Skowrońska [ˈmarta xɛˈlɛna skɔˈvrɔɲska], Latvian&...
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