Peter II of Russia

1715 - 1730

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Peter II Alexeyevich (Russian: Пётр II, Пётр Алексеевич, Pyotr Vtoroy, Pyotr Alekseyevich, 23 October [O.S. 12 October] 1715 – 30 January [O.S. 19 January] 1730) reigned as Emperor of Russia from 1727 until his untimely death at the age of 14. He was the only son of Tsarevich Alexei Petrovich (son of Peter the Great by his first wife, Eudoxia Lopukhina) and of Charlotte Christine of Brunswick-Lüneburg. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Peter II of Russia has received more than 1,730,801 page views. His biography is available in 69 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 67 in 2019). Peter II of Russia is the 483rd most popular politician (up from 543rd in 2019), the 64th most popular biography from Russia (up from 69th in 2019) and the 26th most popular Politician.

Peter the Great was the first emperor of Russia and is most famous for his reforms of the Russian government and society.

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Among politicians, Peter II of Russia ranks 483 out of 15,577Before him are Ibn Saud, Joseph I, Holy Roman Emperor, Artaxerxes I of Persia, Richard II of England, Lycurgus of Sparta, and Lucius Verus. After him are Atahualpa, Alexios I Komnenos, Juan Perón, Charles IV of France, Frederick III, Holy Roman Emperor, and Jiang Zemin.

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Among people born in 1715, Peter II of Russia ranks 1After him are Claude Adrien Helvétius, Elisabeth Christine of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel-Bevern, Robert-François Damiens, Luc de Clapiers, marquis de Vauvenargues, Johann Gottfried Bernhard Bach, Georg Christoph Wagenseil, Victor de Riqueti, marquis de Mirabeau, William Watson, Dorothea Erxleben, Charles, Prince of Soubise, and Christian Fürchtegott Gellert. Among people deceased in 1730, Peter II of Russia ranks 1After him are Pope Benedict XIII, Frederick IV of Denmark, Theresa Kunegunda Sobieska, Leonardo Vinci, Charles I, Landgrave of Hesse-Kassel, Adrienne Lecouvreur, Jakob Ammann, Hans Hermann von Katte, François de Neufville, duc de Villeroy, Luigi Ferdinando Marsili, and Árni Magnússon.

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Among people born in Russia, Peter II of Russia ranks 64 out of 3,262Before him are Stanislav Petrov (1939), Georg Cantor (1845), Feodor I of Russia (1557), Vasily Zaitsev (1915), Alexei Nikolaevich, Tsarevich of Russia (1904), and Ivan Turgenev (1818). After him are Anna of Russia (1693), Dmitry Medvedev (1965), Georgy Malenkov (1902), Peter Kropotkin (1842), Rudolf Nureyev (1938), and Frederick I of Prussia (1657).


Among politicians born in Russia, Peter II of Russia ranks 26Before him are Turhan Hatice Sultan (1627), Vladimir the Great (958), Boris Godunov (1552), Sergey Lavrov (1950), Rurik (830), and Feodor I of Russia (1557). After him are Anna of Russia (1693), Dmitry Medvedev (1965), Georgy Malenkov (1902), Frederick I of Prussia (1657), Yaroslav the Wise (978), and Ivan III of Russia (1440).