Czar Alexander III


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Noun1.Czar Alexander III - son of Alexander II who was czar of Russia (1845-1894)Czar Alexander III - son of Alexander II who was czar of Russia (1845-1894)
Russia - a former empire in eastern Europe and northern Asia created in the 14th century with Moscow as the capital; powerful in the 17th and 18th centuries under Peter the Great and Catherine the Great when Saint Petersburg was the capital; overthrown by revolution in 1917
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After Russia's Czar Alexander II was assassinated in 1881, his son, Czar Alexander III, rescinded his father's more lenient policies toward Jews.
It was built by N Chagin between 1890 and 1892 with financial support from the Russian Czar Alexander III. Academia Petrina on Akademijas Street is one place that you certainly have to visit.
The latter was once concealed at the centre of the so-called Diamond Trellis Egg, commissioned by Czar Alexander III as a gift for his wife, Empress Maria Feodorovna, in 1892.
Petersburg who plotted to construct a bomb of dynamite and strychnine-treated bullets to kill Czar Alexander III, but the plot was discovered by the police.
Count Sergei Witte, minister of transport, wanted rapid industrialisation in Russia, so he persuaded Czar Alexander III to make his heir, the future Nicholas II, chairman of a Siberian Railway Committee.
While the world knows the name Vladimir Lenin, very few people have heard of the Russian leader's older brother, a terrorist who was hanged for plotting the assassination of Czar Alexander III. Using material from the Ulyanov family archives, Pomper (History, Wesleyan University) reveals the life of Alexander (Sasha) Ulyanov, showing the relationship between Sasha and Vladimir and the process that took the older Ulyanov sibling from student to revolutionary and, ultimately, to a death that would have a crucial influence on the political evolution of his younger brother.