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  • Catherine the Great - Wikipedia

    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Catherine_the_Great

    Early life. Catherine was born in Stettin, Pomerania, Kingdom of Prussia (now Szczecin, Poland) as Princess Sophie Friederike Auguste von Anhalt-Zerbst-Dornburg.

  • 8 Things You Didn't Know About Catherine the Great ...

    https://www.history.com/news/8-things-you-didnt-know-about...

    1. Catherine the Great’s name wasn’t Catherine, and she wasn’t even Russian. The woman whom history would remember as Catherine the Great, Russia’s longest ...

  • Catherine the Great | Biography, Facts, & Accomplishments ...

    https://www.britannica.com/biography/Catherine-the-Great

    Catherine the Great: Catherine the Great, empress of Russia (1762–96) who led her country into full participation in the political and cultural life of Europe.

  • Legends of Catherine the Great - Wikipedia

    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Legends_of_Catherine_the_Great

    During and after the reign of the flamboyant and powerful Empress Catherine II of Russia, whose long rule led to the modernization of the Russian Empire, many urban ...

  • The Death of Catherine the Great: Debunking the Horse Myth

    https://www.thoughtco.com/catherine-the-great-1221186

    This entry in our historical myths series examines two legends about the death of Catherine the Great: one involving horses and one toilet.

  • Catherine II - Emperor - Biography

    https://www.biography.com/people/catherine-ii-9241622

    Who Was Catherine II? Catherine II, often called Catherine the Great, was born in Prussia in 1729 and married into the Russian royal family in 1745.

  • Catherine the Great (TV Movie 1996) - IMDb

    https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0112031

    Directed by Marvin J. Chomsky, John Goldsmith. With Catherine Zeta-Jones, Paul McGann, Ian Richardson, Brian Blessed. Trapped in a loveless arranged marriage to the ...

  • Catherine the Great, Empress of Russia - ThoughtCo

    https://www.thoughtco.com/catherine-the-great-p2-3528624

    Catherine the Great of Russia: under her rule, the Russian Empire was considerably expanded, made more efficient, and Westernized.

  • Amazon.com: Catherine the Great: Portrait of a Woman ...

    https://www.amazon.com/Catherine-Great-Portrait-Robert-Massie/dp/...

    Amazon.com: Catherine the Great: Portrait of a Woman (8601423323343): Robert K. Massie: Books

  • Catherine the Great: Biography, Accomplishments & Death

    https://www.livescience.com/42006-catherine-the-great.html

    Catherine the Great was Russia's longest-ruling female leader. Known more for her affairs of the heart than for affairs of state, she did, however, greatly expand ...

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