Nicholas II of Russia, Emperor of Russia, Grand Duke of Finland, King of Poland, Emperor and Autocrat of All the Russias, Saint Nicholas the Passion-Bearer, was born 6 May 1868 in Saint Petersburg, Russia to Alexander III of Russia (1845-1894) and Dagmar of Denmark (1847-1928) and died 16 July 1918 in Yekaterinburg, Russia of gunshot. He married Alix von Hessen-Darmstadt (1872-1918) 26 November 1894 . Notable ancestors include Charlemagne (747-814), Alfred the Great (849-899), Henry II of England (1133-1189), William I of England (1027-1087), Hugh Capet (c940-996), Gustav I of Sweden (1496-1560), Robert I of Scotland (1274-1329), Willem van Oranje (1533-1584), Rurik (c832-879), Johan Willem Friso van Nassau-Dietz (1687-1711). Ancestors are from Russia, Denmark, Germany, Poland, the United Kingdom, France, Sweden, Spain, Scotland, England, Belgium, the Netherlands, Belarus, Ukraine, the Czech Republic, Hungary, Latvia, Austria, Geneva, Lithuania, Bohemia, Switzerland, Italy, Slovakia, Slovenia, Portugal, Israel, Ireland, Turkey, the Byzantine Empire, the United States.


Offspring of Nicholas II of Russia and Alix von Hessen-Darmstadt (1872-1918)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Olga of Russia (1895-1918)
Tatiana of Russia (1897-1918)
Maria of Russia (1899-1918)
Anastasia of Russia (1901-1918)
Alexei of Russia (1904-1918) 12 August 1904 Peterhof Palace, Petergof, Russia 17 July 1918 Ipatiev House, Ekaterinburg, Sverdlovsk Oblast, Russia

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