Princess Olga Paley

Princess Olga Paley

Born Dec 2, 1865

Princess Olga Valerianovna Paley (2 December 1865–2 November 1929), was the second wife of Grand Duke Paul Alexandrovich of Russia.

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1865 Birth Born on December 2, 1865.


1884 18 Years Old She was born Olga Karnovitsch at St. Petersburg, the daughter of Valerian Karnovich and his wife Olga Vasilyevna Meszaros. She married to Erich Gerhard von Pistohlkors (1853 - 1935 Riga) in 1884, by whom she had four children: … Read More


1902 36 Years Old In 1902, Paul married her morganatically, but the marriage was not approved, and she was given no titles. … Read More


1920 54 Years Old Olga left Russia in 1920 with her two daughters to Finland, after her son and her husband were executed by the revolutionary government.


1929 64 Years Old She died in exile in Paris on 2 December 1929, at the age of 64.
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