1761 – Prince Michael Andreas Barclay de Tolly was born 24th of December in Pamuskis, Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth (now Zeimiai, Lithuania). 1788-1789 – Barclay served against the Turks, distinguishing himself in the taking of Ochakov and Akkerman. 1790 – Barclay operated against the Swedes. 1798 – Barclay became a Colonel. 1799 – He served as Major ..
1656 – Anton Florian was born. 1711 – He went to Spain, where he was the Chief Intendant and Prime Minister of the Archduke Karl, who became Emperor Charles VI after the sudden death of his brother. – Florian returned to Vienna for Charles’s coronation. 1719 – Charles VI created the new principality ..
1255 – Andrey III Alexandrovich was born. 1276 – He added Kostroma to his possessions and joined the struggle for Grand Duchy of Vladimir-Suzdal. 1281 – Andrey, joining the Mongol army, expelled his elder brother Dmitri from Vladimir. 1283 – His brother allied himself with the powerful Nogai Khan, who reinstated Dmitry as Grand Duke ..
1781-1805 -Joined the military at a young age but had to withdrew due to health reasons. During his reign, he supported mining operations within his lands in Moravia in order to raise money and the construction of an ironworks at Olomouc. He also dealt intensively with scientific problems, expanded the Liechtenstein library through the purchase ..
1831 – Married Countess Franziska Kinsky. 1836-1858 – During his reign, he showed interest in problems of agriculture and botany and grew on his possessions various plants, which were brought by specialists from England and overseas. He was the first prince to visit his country, in an active way to its economic and political development. ..
1968 – Was born in Zurich, Switzerland on the 11th of June. 1988 – Attended Liechtenstein Grammar School in Vaduz-Ebenholz and the Royal Military Academy, Sandhurst in the United Kingdom. 1989 – He was in action in the Coldstream Guards in Hong Kong and London. 1993 – Earned his master’s degree in ..
1220 – Alexander was born in Pereslavl-Zalessky on the 30th of May. 1236 – Became Grand Prince of Novgorod and Vladimir. 1241 – Returned with an army and drove the invaders out of Russia. 1251 – Signed a peace treaty between Russia and Norway. 1256 – Led his army to Finland and attack ..
1806 – Karadordevic was born in Topola on October 11, 1806. 1830 – Married Persida, daughter of Chieftain Jevrem Nenadovic. 1839 – Joined the Serbian Army and was promoted to Lieutenant. Appointed as adjutant to Prince Mihailo. 1842 – Became Prince of Serbia on September 14, 1842. He started reforms, founded new institutions, implemented the ..
1819 – Albert was born in Schloss Rosenau, Bavaria on August 26, 1819. 1830 – Attended University of Bonn. 1838-1839 – Albert traveled to Italy accompanied by Baron Stockmar. He was engaged to Queen Victoria on October 15, 1838. 1840 – They were married on February 10, 1849. 1857 – The Queen made him Prince ..
1900 – Albert was born in York Cottage, Sandringham on March 31, 1900. 1919 – Joined the Army instead of the Royal Navy and attended the Royal Military Academy Sandhurst. 1928 – His father gave him the title Duke of Gloucester, Earl of Ulster and Baron Culloden. 1934 – King George V of Ireland made ..