Anna Pavlovna of Russia

1795 - 1865

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Anna Pavlovna of Russia (Russian: Анна Павловна [ˈanːə ˈpavləvnə]; Dutch: Anna Paulowna [ˈɑnaː pəˈloːnaː] ; 18 January [O.S. 7 January] 1795 – 1 March 1865) was Queen of the Netherlands by marriage to King William II of the Netherlands. She was a Russian patriot who upheld a strict royal etiquette in the Netherlands, where she never felt at home, and identified more as an Imperial Russian grand duchess than a Dutch queen. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Anna Pavlovna of Russia has received more than 584,070 page views. Her biography is available in 44 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 42 in 2019). Anna Pavlovna of Russia is the 89th most popular companion (up from 95th in 2019), the 134th most popular biography from Russia (up from 145th in 2019) and the most popular Russian Companion.

Anna Pavlovna of Russia was a Russian socialite and influential hostess who hosted a literary salon in her home. She is most famous for her role in the novel, War and Peace, by Leo Tolstoy.

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Among companions, Anna Pavlovna of Russia ranks 89 out of 784Before her are Isabella of France, Gülfem Hatun, Astrid of Sweden, Isabella of Austria, Catherine of Austria, Queen of Portugal, and Anne of Kiev. After her are Katharina von Bora, Guinevere, Julia Domna, Isabella of Aragon, Queen of Portugal, Constance, Queen of Sicily, and Caterina Sforza.

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Among people born in 1795, Anna Pavlovna of Russia ranks 4Before her are James K. Polk, Frederick William IV of Prussia, and Leopold von Ranke. After her are John Keats, Thomas Carlyle, Pavel Jozef Šafárik, Antonio José de Sucre, Ary Scheffer, Dred Scott, Alexander Griboyedov, and Ernst Heinrich Weber. Among people deceased in 1865, Anna Pavlovna of Russia ranks 8Before her are John Wilkes Booth, Pierre-Joseph Proudhon, Ignaz Semmelweis, Leopold I of Belgium, Emil Lenz, and William Rowan Hamilton. After her are Johann Franz Encke, Henry John Temple, 3rd Viscount Palmerston, Nicholas Alexandrovich, Tsesarevich of Russia, Christian Jürgensen Thomsen, Robert FitzRoy, and Elizabeth Gaskell.

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In Russia

Among people born in Russia, Anna Pavlovna of Russia ranks 134 out of 3,761Before her are Vasili IV of Russia (1552), Vasili III of Russia (1479), Nikolai Yezhov (1895), Sergei Yesenin (1895), Valery Legasov (1936), and Alexei Rykov (1881). After her are Dmitry Donskoy (1350), Grand Duchess Tatiana Nikolaevna of Russia (1897), Pyotr Bagration (1765), Grand Duchess Maria Nikolaevna of Russia (1899), Aleksandr Vasilevsky (1895), and Nikolai Lobachevsky (1792).

Among COMPANIONS In Russia

Among companions born in Russia, Anna Pavlovna of Russia ranks 1After her are Gala Dalí (1894), Maria Eleonora of Brandenburg (1599), Olga Constantinovna of Russia (1851), Yevdokiya Lopukhina (1669), Duchess Anna of Prussia (1576), Catharina of Württemberg (1783), Natalia Pushkina (1812), Anna Demidova (1878), and Agafya Grushetskaya (1663).