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  Nicholas II - Encyclopedia.com
Nicholas II 1868-1918, last czar of Russia (1894-1917), son of Alexander III and Maria Feodorovna.
Nicholas was educated by private tutors and the reactionary Pobyedonostzev.
The advance, in July, 1918, of counterrevolutionary forces caused the soviet of Yekaterinburg to fear that Nicholas might be liberated; after a secret meeting a death sentence was passed on the czar and his family, who were shot along with their remaining servants in a cellar at Yekaterinburg on the night of July 16.
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  Kids.Net.Au - Encyclopedia > Czar Nicholas II   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Nicholas II, Nicholas Alexandrovich Romanov, Russian: Nikolai II (May 6, 1868 - July 16, 1918) was the last Emperor of Russia and of the Romanov Dynasty.
But Nicholas did not understand (since he had little input from the common people) how suspicious the common people were of his wife, both because she was German by birth and because of her affiliation with Rasputin, who was widely seen as a lecherous charlatan and a harmful influence on state policy.
Nicholas, Alexandra, and their five children remained in the royal residence The Alexander Palace[?], with decreasing staff until they were moved to Tobolsk[?] in Siberia in August 1917, an effort by the struggling Kerensky government to keep them safer than was possible in Tsarskoe Selo[?].
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 Czar Nicholas II - Uncyclopedia, the content-free encyclopedia
One of the most popular Russian films of all time, Nicholas II stayed in the theatres for an unprecedented amount of time, dominating ticket sales over all other movies in cinemas so much that its stay in theatres was nicknamed a "rule" by critics and moviegoers.
The rule of Nicholas II lasted from 1894 to 1917, when it was taken out of [box] office after being outshadowed by the politically-charged film Bolsheviks, also sometimes titled Soviet.
Nicholas II tells the story of Nikolai Romanov, a simple young boy with dreams of being famous one day whose father happens to be the Unquestioned King and Emperor of Russia, Poland and Finland.
www.uncyclopedia.org /wiki/Czar_Nicholas_II   (730 words)

  
 First World War.com - Who's Who - Tsar Nicholas II
Tsar Nicholas II (1868-1918) - Russia's last emperor - was born on 18 May 1868 in Tsarskoe Selo.
Nicholas succeeded his father's throne, Alexander III, when the later died from liver disease on 20 October 1894.
Nicholas II was persuaded to abdicate on 15 March 1917 under the recommendation of the Russian Army High Command.
www.firstworldwar.com /bio/nicholasii.htm   (857 words)

  
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Nicholas was seen as too soft by his hard, demanding father who, not anticipating his own premature death, did nothing to prepare his son for the crown.
Nicholas fell in love with Princess Alix of Hesse and by Rhine, a granddaughter of Queen Victoria, but his father did not approve the match, hoping instead for a marriage with a princess of the House of Orleans, to consummate Russia's newfound alliance with the French Republic.
Nicholas learned of the catastrophe later that day and wished to cancel all later festivities, but was persuaded not to by relatives and advisors.
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 Czar Nicholas II - Johnson's Russia List 5-18-03
Eighteen percent of those surveyed blamed Nicholas II for abdicating and abandoning the nation in a difficult time and said he bears the responsibility for what happened to Russia after 1917.
Seventeen percent of those polled believe that Nicholas II brought the nation to poverty and catastrophe and was overthrown by the insurgent people, and 23% were undecided about the tsar's role.
Most of those who think that Nicholas II made many mistakes but redeemed his errors as a martyr were women, people under 25 and with a level of education higher than general education.
www.cdi.org /russia/johnson/7185-1.cfm   (286 words)

  
 Nicholas II
In 1902 Nicholas II appointed the reactionary Vyacheslav Plehve as his Minister of the Interior.
In September 1915, Nicholas II assumed supreme command of the Russian Army fighting on the Eastern Front.
Nicholas and his family were moved to the remote Siberian city of Ekaterinburg where he was held captive by a group of Bolsheviks.
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 NationMaster - Encyclopedia: Maria Fyodorovna
Nicholas II of Russia (May 18, 1868—July 17, 1918)[1] (Russian:, Nikolay II) was the last Emperor of Russia, King of Poland,[2] and Grand Duke of Finland.
DVD cover Nicholas and Alexandra is a 1971 biographical film which tells the story of Czar Nicholas II of Russia and his wife, the Czarina Alexandra Fyodorovna of Hesse, the last of Russias monarchs.
In 1917, after the abdication of her son Nicholas II, Maria Fyodorovna went with her younger daughters Olga and Ksenia to the Crimea and later to Denmark, where she lived to the end of her life.
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 Czar Nicholas - AskTheBrain.com
Czar Nicholas II, the Czarina, the Dowager Empress and the evil genius of the royal family, Rasputin, are all well drawn as are the painstaking costumes which sumptuously reflect the fashions of the World War I era.
Nicholas the Wonderworker of Myra in Lycia and designated as a memorial to the martyred Czar Nicholas II, his family and all the Russian soldiers and people who died defending their faith, czar and country.
Czar Nicholas was, of course, born Orthodox, grew up in a strongly Orthodox atmosphere and had a nearly thousand-year-old heritage of Orthodoxy behind him.
www.askthebrain.com /czar_nichola-.html   (426 words)

  
 Last Russian Czar Remembered as Family Man
The image of Russia's last czar that emerges from the exhibit is much different from the legacy given to him by historians.
The exhibit also contains the diaries of the last czar, which clearly reflect his profound attachment to his children and his wife, whom he married over the objections of his family because she was not Russian Orthodox.
Dietz says czar Nicholas was not known for material excess, but merely lived the way his parents did.
www.voanews.com /english/2004-12-10-voa6.cfm   (990 words)

  
 AcademicDB - "Czar Nicholas II inherited not a throne but a revolution" Do you agree? Justify your answer.
I partially agree with the statement that Czar Nicholas II inherited not a throne but a revolution.
The discontent and economic hardship all passed to Czar Nicholas II.
It is no doubt that when Nicholas II took over the Russian Empire, the familiar problems still existed, and some were even worse, such as the problem of peasantry.
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Nicholas is the 64th most common male name in US, comprising of roughly 0.275% of the population.
Nicholas is also the name of five popes and an antipope.
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 The War Amps: Canada's Military Heritage - Biography of Czar Nicholas II   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Czar Nicholas II of Russia, 1868 - 1918
This act led to a constant stream of resignations from the ministers; their posts were filled by the sycophants of Alexandra, who was completely dominated by Rasputin until his murder in 1916.
The advance, in July, 1918, of counterrevolutionary forces caused the soviet of Yekaterinburg to fear that Nicholas might be liberated; after a secret meeting a death sentence was passed on the czar and his family, who were shot along with their remaining servants in a cellar at Yekaterinburg on the night of July 16.
www.waramps.ca /military/bios/nicholas.html   (194 words)

  
 Biography Video Player - Biography.com   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Nicholas II, the last czar, is crowned ruler of Russia in the old Ouspensky Cathedral in Moscow.
On June 2, 1953, Queen Elizabeth II is formally crowned monarch of the United Kingdom in a lavish...
Youngest daughter of Tsar Nicholas II of Russia...
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 Czar Nicholas II
Czar Nicholas II Nicholas and Alexandra's wedding 1500 people are killed when food is served to the peasants in honor of their wedding.
Riots begin in the cities and the troops side with the Rioters.
His family is first allowed to live in the family home then later when the Bolsheviks take control are isolated in the country and later executed in July 1918.
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 Trenches on the Web - Bio: Czar Nicholas II of Russia
Nicholas II was born on May 6, 1868, in Tsarskoe Selo.
Nicholas II took command of the army in 1915.
In March of 1917, Nicholas II was forced to abdicate.
www.worldwar1.com /biorczar.htm   (721 words)

  
 Academic Paper on Czar Nicholas
CZAR NICHOLAS Czar Nicholas II was born on May 6,1868 in Tscarskoe Selo, Russia.
Czar was an unattractive man with brown hair and blue eyes.
That was a summary of Czar Nicholas II world war one contributions.
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 Worcester Telegram & Gazette News   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Made for Czar Nicholas II, the last czar to rule Russia, the gun was on its way to Russia when World War I broke out and it was returned to its maker in Meriden, the renowned Parker Brothers.
Headlined “Parker Gun for Nicholas Czar of Russia,” the five-paragraph, Page One story appears to confirm that the shotgun was indeed meant for the czar.
“While Czar Nicholas is a keen sportsman he has not used American arms before, but he was induced to try one of the Parker guns and was so well pleased with the good qualities of the firearm that he decided to have one for his own shooting,” the story said.
www.telegram.com /apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20070121/NEWS/701210521   (1079 words)

  
 Czar Nicholas III fathered Heidi Klum's baby
As far as me being a Czar, I have written that I consider myself to be Czar Nicholas III, by Grace of God symbolic Emperor of All the Russias.
I write that because my father, Alexander Kaffes, was born in 1919, about nine months, the length of a "pregnancy", after Czar Nicholas II and his family were murdered in July 1918.
Nicholas II was the son of Alexander II and I, Nicholas Kaffes, am the son of Alexander Kaffes.
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 Czar Nicholas II of Russia Document Signed " Czar Nicholas II of Russia Document Signed (Lot 26721)
Czar Nicholas II of Russia Document Signed "Nicolas" (Cyrillic).
Nicholas II was the last Czar of Russia; he wrote this letter during the first year of the Russo-Japanese War.
" Nicholas and his family were executed by the Bolsheviks shortly after he was forced to abdicate his throne in 1917.
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 czar nicholas ii winter palace
Nicholas II was the last Tsar to reign over the Russia … Nicholas was a deeply religious and generally solitary person, who loved the faithful companionship of …
… The death squad tried burning two of the bodies … the czar was not in the winter palace at the … Czar Nicholas II under pressure from these disturbances had to …
… the czar were fired upon in front of the Winter Palace; the government's … Czar Nicholas II (Archive Photos).
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 Animal Farm essays
Czar Nicholas II was a poor leader at best, irresponsible with his public duties, cruel and at one time Czar Nicholas and Mr.
Czar Nicholas II is cruel to his people also.
If could have spoken her thoughts, it would have been to say that this was not what they had aimed at when they had set themselves years ago to work for the overthrow of the human race.
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 Czar Nicholas Dna Testing - www.Paternity-DNA-Test.com
The long hidden remains of Czar Nicholas II and members of his family were positively identified using DNA testing.
STR and mitochondria DNA typing methods, the latter crucial in identifying the remains of Czar Nicholas.
Ekaterinburg is the location where Czar Nicholas II and his family were murdered in 1918.
www.paternity-dna-tests.com /dna-tests/paternity-test301.html   (257 words)

  
 Essay Galaxy - Czar Nicholas II
Essay Galaxy - Czar Nicholas II On May 6, 1868, an event happened that would change the fate of monarchy in Russia.
Czar Nicholas Alexandrovich Romanov II was born in the Blue Bedroom of the Alexander Palace.
Czar Nicholas II was short, only about five foot six inches tall.
www.essaygalaxy.com /papers/96/448119.html   (243 words)

  
 Blockbuster Online - Nicholas and Alexandra on DVD   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Nicholas and Alexandra covers the rise and fall of the last of the Russian Romanovs.
We first meet Czar Nicholas (Michael Jayston) and his German bride Alexandra (Janet Suzman) at their 1894 wedding.
Though Nicholas is devoted to Alexandra, the Russian populace is less politely inclined to having a "foreigner" as their Czarina.
www.blockbuster.com /online/catalog/movieAllDetails?movieId=24688   (491 words)

  
 Photo of the Bones of Czar Nicholas II and Czarina Alexandra   (Site not responding. Last check: )
In this photo are also bones of members of the Czar's family.
President Boris N. Yeltsin and his wife, Naina, bow at the tomb of Czar Nicholas II Burial service for Czar Nicholas II, most of his family and four of his servants
Czar Nicholas II and His Family continue to be Center of Controversy
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 LikeTelevision - This Day in History - May 26th
On May 26, 1894, Czar Nicholas II crowned as the leader of the 300 year old Romanoff Dynasty.
Nicholas was neither trained nor inclined to rule, which did not help the autocracy he sought to preserve in an era desperate for change.
On July 16, 1918 Nicholas, his wife and children, and several of their servants were shot to death.
tesla.liketelevision.com /liketelevision/tuner.php?channel=147&format=tv&theme=history   (206 words)

  
 Liberace Museum and Foundation
Czar Nicholas II Desk - Liberace seated at the Czar Nicholas II desk.
Czar Nicholas Costume - Liberace seated at his glass-top Baldwin concert grand, wearing the Czar Nicholas Costume.
The braiding is 24K gold and was inspired by a ceremonial uniform worn at Queen Victoria's coronation.
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