Nicholas I of Russia
Emperor of Russia (1796-1855)
Nicholas I (Russian: Никола́й I Па́влович, tr. Nikoláy I Pávlovich, IPA: [nʲɪkɐˈɫaj ˈpʲervɨj ˈpavɫəvʲɪt͡ɕ]; 6 July [O.S. 25 June] 1796 – 2 March [O.S. 18 February] 1855) was the Emperor of Russia, King of Poland and Grand Duke of Finland from 1825 until 1855. He was the third son of Paul I.
|Emperor of Russia|
|Reign||1 December 1825 – 2 March 1855|
|Coronation||3 September 1826|
|Born||6 July 1796|
Gatchina Palace, Gatchina, Russian Empire
|Died||2 March 1855 (aged 58)|
Winter Palace, Saint Petersburg, Russian Empire
Peter and Paul Cathedral, St. Petersburg, Russian Empire
|Father||Paul I of Russia|
|Mother||Maria Feodorovna (Sophie Dorothea of Württemberg)|
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