Alexander III of Russia, Tsar of Russia, was born 10 March 1845 in Saint Petersburg, Russia to Alexander II of Russia (1818-1881) and Maria von Hessen und bei Rhein (1824-1880) and died 1 November 1894 at Livadia Palace in Livadiya, Russia of nephritis. He married Dagmar of Denmark (1847-1928) 9 November 1866 . Notable ancestors include Gustav I of Sweden (1496-1560), Charlemagne (747-814), Alfred the Great (849-899), Henry II of England (1133-1189), William I of England (1027-1087), Hugh Capet (c940-996), Robert I of Scotland (1274-1329), Willem van Oranje (1533-1584), Johan Willem Friso van Nassau-Dietz (1687-1711). Ancestors are from Russia, Germany, Sweden, Denmark, France, the United Kingdom, Spain, Scotland, England, Belgium, the Netherlands, Belarus, Ukraine, the Czech Republic, Hungary, Latvia, Poland, Austria, Lithuania, Bohemia, Switzerland, Italy, Slovakia, Slovenia, Portugal, Israel, Ireland, Turkey, the Byzantine Empire.


Offspring of Alexander III of Russia and Dagmar of Denmark (1847-1928)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Nicholas II of Russia (1868-1918) 6 May 1868 Saint Petersburg, Russia 16 July 1918 Yekaterinburg, Russia Alix von Hessen-Darmstadt (1872-1918)

Alexander of Russia (1869-1870)
George of Russia (1871-1899)
Xenia of Russia (1875-1960)
Michael of Russia (1878-1918) 22 November 1878 St. Petersburg, Russia July 1918 Perm, Russia Nataliya Sergeievna Cheremetevskaya (1880-1952)

Olga of Russia (1882-1960)

Namesakes of Alexander III of Russia (1845-1894)

 Birth placeDeath placeFatherMotherJoined with
Alexander II of Russia (1818-1881)Moscow, RussiaSaint Petersburg, RussiaNicholas I of Russia (1796-1855)Charlotte von Preußen (1798-1860)Maria von Hessen und bei Rhein (1824-1880)+Yekaterina Mikhailovna Dolgorukova (1847-1922)
Alexander I of Russia (1777-1825)Saint Petersburg, RussiaTaganrogPaul I of Russia (1754-1801)Sophia Dorothea von Württemberg (1759-1828)
Alexander III of Russia (1845-1894)Saint Petersburg, RussiaLivadiya, RussiaAlexander II of Russia (1818-1881)Maria von Hessen und bei Rhein (1824-1880)Dagmar of Denmark (1847-1928)

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