Peter I the Great, Tsar of Russia (Biographical details)

Peter I the Great, Tsar of Russia (ruler; royal/imperial; Russian; Male; 1672 - 1725)

Also known as

Peter I; Russia; Peter the Great; Alekseyevich, Pyotr; Velik, Pyotr; Romanov, Peter Alexeyevich

Biography

Tsar of Russia 1682; took the title of Emperor 1721. Son of Tsar Alexis and Natalia Narishkin, father of the tzarevich Alexis. Married Eudoxia Lopukhina (1689), then the future empress Catherine I (q.v.) in 1712.