Sophia Alekseyevna of Russia

1657 - 1704

Sophia Alekseyevna of Russia

Sophia Alekseyevna (Russian: Со́фья Алексе́евна, IPA: [ˈsofʲɪjə ɐlʲɪˈksʲejɪvnə]; 27 September [O.S. 17 September] 1657 – 14 July [O.S. 3 July] 1704) ruled as regent of Russia from 1682 to 1689. She allied herself with a singularly capable courtier and politician, Prince Vasily Golitsyn, to install herself during the minority of her brother Ivan V and half-brother Peter I. She carried out her regency with a firm hand. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Sophia Alekseyevna of Russia has received more than 103,330 page views. Her biography is available in 32 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 2,177th most popular politician.

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Among politicians, Sophia Alekseyevna of Russia ranks 2,161 out of 14,801Before her are Tariq Aziz, Yaśodharā, Jules Grévy, Pedro Pablo Kuczynski, Cleopatra IV of Egypt, and Géza, Grand Prince of the Hungarians. After her are Léon Gambetta, Gustav Bauer, Louise Mountbatten, Amel-Marduk, Fuad Masum, and Colin Powell.

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Among people born in 1657, Sophia Alekseyevna of Russia ranks 3Before her are Frederick I of Prussia and Emeric Thököly. After her are Bernard Le Bovier de Fontenelle, Sambhaji, Michel Richard Delalande, Francesco Solimena, Guido Starhemberg, Philip Prospero, Prince of Asturias, Henry Casimir II, Prince of Nassau-Dietz, and Arai Hakuseki. Among people deceased in 1704, Sophia Alekseyevna of Russia ranks 6Before her are John Locke, Marc-Antoine Charpentier, Jacques-Bénigne Bossuet, Guillaume de l'Hôpital, and Heinrich Ignaz Franz Biber. After her are Georg Muffat, Princess Frederica Amalia of Denmark, Charles Plumier, Menno van Coehoorn, and Jean-Baptiste Denys.

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In Russia

Among people born in Russia, Sophia Alekseyevna of Russia ranks 215 out of 2,050Before her are Grand Duke Kirill Vladimirovich of Russia (1876), Alla Pugacheva (1949), Alexander Vasilyevich Alexandrov (1883), Feodor II of Russia (1589), Vladimir Vernadsky (1863), and Sabina Spielrein (1885). After her are Nikolay Chernyshevsky (1828), Vasily Stalin (1921), Vitaly Ginzburg (1916), Gustav Bauer (1870), Leonid Kantorovich (1912), and Bruno Taut (1880).


Among politicians born in Russia, Sophia Alekseyevna of Russia ranks 66Before her are Grand Duke Konstantin Pavlovich of Russia (1779), Yuri Dolgorukiy (1095), Yakov Sverdlov (1885), Alexei Petrovich, Tsarevich of Russia (1690), Ivan I of Moscow (1288), and Feodor II of Russia (1589). After her are Gustav Bauer (1870), Anastasia Romanovna (1530), Sophia Palaiologina (1455), Dzhokhar Dudayev (1944), Gennady Yanayev (1937), and Vasily II of Moscow (1415).

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