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Grand Duke Vladimir Alexandrovich of Russia

1847 - 1909

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Grand Duke Vladimir Alexandrovich of Russia (Russian: Влади́мир Александрович; 22 April 1847 – 17 February 1909) was a son of Emperor Alexander II of Russia, a brother of Emperor Alexander III of Russia and the senior Grand Duke of the House of Romanov during the reign of his nephew, Emperor Nicholas II. He was also the great-grandfather of Grand Duchess Maria Vladimirovna of Russia, Prince Edward, Duke of Kent, Princess Alexandra, The Honourable Lady Ogilvy, and Prince Michael of Kent and the great-great grandfather of both Grand Duke George Mikhailovich of Russia and actress Catherine Oxenberg. Grand Duke Vladimir followed a military career and occupied important military positions during the reigns of the last three Russian Emperors. Interested in artistic and intellectual pursuits; he was appointed President of the Academy of Fine Arts. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Grand Duke Vladimir Alexandrovich of Russia has received more than 581,522 page views. His biography is available in 28 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 27 in 2019). Grand Duke Vladimir Alexandrovich of Russia is the 2,366th most popular politician (up from 2,602nd in 2019), the 233rd most popular biography from Russia (up from 263rd in 2019) and the 80th most popular Politician.

Grand Duke Vladimir Alexandrovich of Russia was most famous for his marriage to Princess Victoria Melita of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, the second daughter of Alfred, Duke of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha and Grand Duchess Maria Alexandrovna of Russia.

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Among POLITICIANS

Among politicians, Grand Duke Vladimir Alexandrovich of Russia ranks 2,366 out of 15,577Before him are Alfonso II of Naples, Louis IV, Grand Duke of Hesse, Andrej Babiš, Françoise Marie de Bourbon, Anund Jacob, and Jovanka Broz. After him are Emperor Xuan of Han, Michael IX Palaiologos, Edward Rydz-Śmigły, Ernest Augustus, Elector of Brunswick-Lüneburg, Cevdet Sunay, and Romano Prodi.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1847, Grand Duke Vladimir Alexandrovich of Russia ranks 13Before him are Jesse James, Auguste Escoffier, Joseph Pulitzer, Duchess Sophie Charlotte in Bavaria, Georges Sorel, and Annie Besant. After him are Jens Peter Jacobsen, Ferdinand Walsin Esterhazy, Jean Casimir-Perier, Maria Pia of Savoy, Max Liebermann, and Catherine Dolgorukov. Among people deceased in 1909, Grand Duke Vladimir Alexandrovich of Russia ranks 11Before him are Hermann Ebbinghaus, Francisco Tárrega, Hermann Minkowski, Itō Hirobumi, Karl Theodor, Duke in Bavaria, and Peder Severin Krøyer. After him are Grand Duke Michael Nikolaevich of Russia, Felice Beato, Adelaide of Löwenstein-Wertheim-Rosenberg, Carlos, Duke of Madrid, Zinovy Rozhestvensky, and Red Cloud.

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In Russia

Among people born in Russia, Grand Duke Vladimir Alexandrovich of Russia ranks 233 out of 3,262Before him are Yermak Timofeyevich (1532), Alexander Vasilyevich Alexandrov (1883), Igor Kurchatov (1903), Dmitry Ustinov (1908), Mikhail Mishustin (1966), and Gerhard Barkhorn (1919). After him are Olga Constantinovna of Russia (1851), Ivan Goncharov (1812), Sabina Spielrein (1885), Boris Shaposhnikov (1882), Oleg Antonov (1906), and Alexander Luria (1902).

Among POLITICIANS In Russia

Among politicians born in Russia, Grand Duke Vladimir Alexandrovich of Russia ranks 80Before him are Öz Beg Khan (1282), Ivan I of Moscow (1288), Vasily II of Moscow (1415), Vasily Blokhin (1895), Dmitry Ustinov (1908), and Mikhail Mishustin (1966). After him are Gustav Bauer (1870), Lyudmila Putina (1958), Vasily I of Moscow (1371), Catherine Pavlovna of Russia (1788), Ivan II of Moscow (1326), and Iziaslav I of Kiev (1024).