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Dagmar of Denmark, Tsarina of Russia

Dagmar of Denmark, Tsarina of Russia[1]

Female 1847 - 1928  (80 years)

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  • Name Dagmar of Denmark 
    Tsarina Maria Feodorovna
    Tsarina Maria Feodorovna
    Wife of Tsar Alexander III.
    Tsar Alexander III with family
    Tsar Alexander III with family
    Alexander III (seated); Olga (standing before him); Maria Feodorovna (standing to his right); Michael (to his mother's right); Nicholas, Xenia and George (arrayed to their mother's left).
    Suffix Tsarina of Russia 
    Born 26 Nov 1847  Yellow Palace, Copenhagen, Denmark Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Departure Apr 1919  Crimea, Ukraine Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    The Dowager Empress fled Russia aboard the H.M.S. Marlbrough, escaping the advancing Red Armey. 
    Also Known As Marie Fedorovna  [3
    Died 13 Oct 1928  Hvidøre, Klampenborg, Kobenhavn, Denmark Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Buried Peter and Paul Cathedral, St. Petersburg, Russia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I24462  Dickinson
    Last Modified 21 Sep 2019 

    Father Christian IX of Denmark,   b. 8 Apr 1818, Gottorf Castle, Schleswig, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Jan 1906, Amalienborg Palace, Copenhagen, Denmark Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Louise of Hesse-Kassel, Queen consort of Denmark,   b. 7 Sep 1817, Kassel, Hesse, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Sep 1898, Bernstorff Palace, Gentofte, Denmark Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Family ID F7556  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Alexander III of Russia,   b. 10 Mar 1845, Winter Palace, St. Petersburg, Russia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Nov 1894, Livadia Palace, Livadiya, Crimea, Ukraine Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 49 years) 
    Married 9 Nov 1866  Imperial Chapel, Winter Palace, St. Petersburg, Russia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. Nicholas II, Tsar of Russia,   b. 18 May 1868, Alexander Palace, Tsarskoye Selo, Russia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jul 1918, Ipatiev House, Yekaterinburg, Russia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 50 years)  [Birth]
     2. Alexander Alexandrovich of Russia, Grand Duke of Russia,   b. 7 Jun 1869, St. Petersburg, Russia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 May 1870, St. Petersburg, Russia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)  [Birth]
     3. George Alexandrovich of Russia, Grand Duke of Russia,   b. 9 May 1871, Alexander Palace, Tsarskoye Selo, Russia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jul 1899, Adigeni Municipality, Samtskhe-Javakheti, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 28 years)  [Birth]
    +4. Xenia Alexandrovna of Russia, Grand Dcss of Russia,   b. 6 Apr 1875, Anichkov Palace, St. Petersburg, Russia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Apr 1960, Hampton Court Palace, Richmond upon Thames, Middlesex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)  [Birth]
    +5. Michael Alexandrovich of Russia, Grand Duke of Russia,   b. 4 Dec 1878, Anichkov Palace, St. Petersburg, Russia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jun 1918, Perm, Russia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 39 years)  [Birth]
    +6. Olga Alexandrovna of Russia, Grand Dcss of Russia,   b. 13 Jun 1882, Peterhof Palace, St. Petersburg, Russia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Nov 1960, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)  [Birth]
    Last Modified 31 Jul 2019 
    Family ID F7575  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 26 Nov 1847 - Yellow Palace, Copenhagen, Denmark Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDeparture - The Dowager Empress fled Russia aboard the H.M.S. Marlbrough, escaping the advancing Red Armey. - Apr 1919 - Crimea, Ukraine Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Peter and Paul Cathedral, St. Petersburg, Russia Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S336470] Wikipedia, (Online: https://en.wikipedia.org), "Maria Feodorovna (Dagmar of Denmark)" at https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Maria_Feodorovna_(Dagmar_of_Denmark).

    2. [S582] Nicholas and Alexandra: The Fall of the Romanov Dynasty, Robert K. Massey, (New York: The Modern Library, 2012), 553.

    3. [S582] Nicholas and Alexandra: The Fall of the Romanov Dynasty, Robert K. Massey, (New York: The Modern Library, 2012), 12.

    4. [S582] Nicholas and Alexandra: The Fall of the Romanov Dynasty, Robert K. Massey, (New York: The Modern Library, 2012), 554.