Princess Elisabeth of Hesse and by Rhine
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Princess Elisabeth of Hesse and by Rhine

Female
Born Nov 1, 1864
Hometown Bessungen
Died Jul 18, 1918
Death Place Alapaevsk

Grand Duchess Elizabeth Feodorovna of Russia canonized as St. Elizabeth Romanova was a German princess of the House of Hesse, and the wife of Grand Duke Sergei Alexandrovich of Russia, fifth son of Emperor Alexander II of Russia and Princess Marie of Hesse and the Rhine. Grand daughter of Queen Victoria and an older sister of Alexandra, the last Russian Empress, Elizabeth became famous in Russian society for her beauty and charitable works among the poor.… Read More

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Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Princess Elisabeth of Hesse and by Rhine.

CHILDHOOD

1864 Birth Elisabeth was born on 1 November 1864 as the second child of Ludwig IV, Grand Duke of Hesse and British Princess Alice. … Read More

FIFTIES

1918 54 Years Old On 8 October 1918, White Army soldiers discovered the remains of Elisabeth and her companions, still within the shaft where they had been murdered. … Read More