Peter III, Tsar of Russia (Biographical details)

Peter III, Tsar of Russia (ruler; royal/imperial; Russian; Male; 1728 - 1762)

Also known as

Peter III; Fyodorovich, Pyotr; Ulrich, Karl Peter; Holstein Gottorp; Russia; Peter III; Russia; Пётр III Фëдорович; Pyotr III Fyodorovich


Ruled Russia as an Emperor for six months only. Allegedly assasinated as a result of a plot organised by his wife Catherine II, who succeeded him to the throne.