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Cath·e·rine I(kăth′ər-ĭn, kăth′rĭn) 1684?-1727.
Empress of Russia (1725-1727) as successor to her husband, Peter the Great. She founded the Russian Academy of Sciences (1725).
(Biography) ?1684–1727, second wife of Peter the Great, whom she succeeded as empress of Russia (1725–27)
|Noun||1.||Catherine I - empress of Russia who succeeded her husband Peter the Great (1684-1727)|