BiographyPaul I of Russia was born 1 October 1754 in Saint Petersburg, Russia to Peter III of Russia (1728-1762) and Catherine II of Russia (1729-1796) and died 24 March 1801 in Saint Petersburg, Russia of assassination. He married Wilhelmina Luisa von Hessen-Darmstadt (1755-1776) 10 October 1773 . He married Sophia Dorothea von Württemberg (1759-1828) 7 October 1776 . 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), Rurik (c832-879). Ancestors are from Germany, Sweden, Denmark, France, the United Kingdom, Russia, Poland, Austria, the Czech Republic, Spain, Hungary, Belgium, Lithuania, Belarus, Bohemia, Switzerland, Italy, Ukraine, Slovakia, Slovenia, the Netherlands, Portugal, England, Turkey, the Byzantine Empire, the United States.
Common ancestors of Paul I of Russia (1754-1801) and Wilhelmina Luisa von Hessen-Darmstadt (1755-1776)
- Christine Magdalene von Pfalz-Zweibrücken-Kleeburg (1616-1662)
- Friedrich VI. von Baden-Durlach (1617-1677)
Noteworthy descendants include