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Anna Ivanovna (Empress of Russia)

Born: 1693 AD
Died: 1740 AD, at 47 years of age.

Nationality: Russian
Categories: Empress


1693 - Born on the 7th of February in Moscow, Russia.

1710 - Married Frederick Willhelm, Duke of Courland in November.

1711-1730 - Reigned as Duchess of Courland.

1730-1740 - Reigned as Empress of Russia.

1736  - She declared war on the Ottoman Empire, but Charles made a separate peace with the Porte, forcing Russia to follow suit and to give up all recently captured territories with the exception of Azov.

1740 - Died at the age of 47 of kidney disease on the 28th of October.


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