All posts tagged "Russian Imperial Family"
Book Review: The Race to Save the Romanov’s by Helen Rappaport
As the last Emperor of Russia, Tsar Nicholas II’s twenty-three-year reign came to an abrupt end when he abdicated on 15...Blog Posts22nd Aug 2018
The children of the last Tsar of Russia
Caught forever in a moment of time, they are the tragic family whose terrible end in World War One still appals...Blog Posts20th Aug 2018
What happened to Russia’s monarchy?
Taking a look at what happened to Russia's monarchy in the early 1900s. "What happened to Russia's monarchy?" is the first...Blog Posts16th Aug 2018
A little known painting of Russia’s last Tsarina?
A chance listing on the Public Catalogue Foundation Art UK, for an oil on canvas painting (35.8 x 30.7 cm) said...Blog Posts23rd May 2018
Russian royals acknowledge election results
Members of the Russian Imperial Family have recognised President Putin as Russia’s legitimate leader and congratulated him on his victory after...European Royals29th Mar 2018
From Russia with love: A Tsarina’s gift to her governess
“For dear Miss Jackson, with loving Xmas wishes from Alix, 1900”. With these words, inscribed as a dedication in pencil and...Blog Posts19th Dec 2017
37 percent of young Russians want to restore the monarchy
Only 37 percent of all young Russians want to restore the monarchy in their country. This emerged from a major survey conducted...European Royals25th Mar 2017
The end of the Romanovs
On 17 July 1918, after three centuries in power, the Romanov dynasty came to a tragic end with the brutal execution...Blog Posts9th Jan 2017
The summer escape of the Russia’s Imperial Family
Like many royal families, Russia’s Imperial Family had a summer home they used to escape the city during the hotter months....History24th Aug 2016
The coronation of Russia’s last Emperor, Nicolas II
Nicolas II of Russia was the last Emperor of Russia, whose reign saw the fall of the Russian Empire. He and...History10th Aug 2016