Today in History - December 29th. 1709 - Elizabeth of Russia

Elizabeth, also known as Elizaveta Petrovna, was born on December 29th. 1709
in Moscow (Russia).


Elizabeth of Russia
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Her parents were Peter I and Catherine I of Russia. 

On December 6th. 1741 she became Empress of Russia. 
On January 5th. 1762, Empress Elizabeth died in Saint Petersburg.


Empress Elizabeth of Russia
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