Olga Feodorovna, Grand Duchess of Russia

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Name
Olga Feodorovna, Grand Duchess of Russia Gender: F
Cäcilie Auguste, Princess of Baden
born on 20 September 1839 at 13:00 (= 1:00 PM )
Place Karlsruhe, Germany, 49n03, 8e24
Timezone LMT m8e24 (is local mean time)
Data source
News report
Rodden Rating A
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_vircol.18.gif 26°50' s_mo.18.gif s_aqucol.18.gif 19°45 Asc.s_sagcol.18.gif 16°03'



Grand Duchess of Russia Olga Feodorovna

Biography

German royalty by birth and Grand Duchess of Russia by marriage, on 28 August 1857, to Grand Duke Mikhail Nikolaievich of Russia, the youngest son of Tsar Nicholas I. She was the youngest daughter of Grand Duke Leopold of Baden and Sophie Wilhelmine of Sweden. Grand Duchess Olga, with a stronger personality than her husband, was the dominating force in the family. She raised her seven children with an iron hand. She died of a heart attack on 12 April 1891 in Kharkov while traveling by train to Crimea.

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Source Notes

Sy Scholfield provided report from Fränkischer Merkur, 25 Sept 1839, p. 1: "Grofsherzogthum Baden. -- Karlsruhe, 20. Sept. Die Frau Großherzogin ist diesen Nachmittag um 1 Uhr von einer gesunden Prinzessin glücklich entbunden worden. (Grand Duchy of Baden. - Karlsruhe, 20 Sept. The Grand Duchess was happily delivered this afternoon at 1 o'clock of a healthy princess).

Previously Scholfield quoted 5pm (baptism time) from "Deutschland," Allgemeine Zeitung von und für Bayern, 12 October 1839: "Karlsruhe, 7. Oct. Heute Nachmittag um 5 Uhr empfing die am 20. vorigen MonatS geborene Prinzessin, dritte Tochter Seiner königl. Hoheit des Großherzogs, die heilige Taufe und mit derselben die Namen: Cäcilie Auguste." (Translation: Karlsruhe, 7 Oct. On 20th ultimo at 5 o'clock in the afternoon a princess was born, third daughter of His Highness the Grand Duke; at the holy baptism receiving the names: Cecilia Auguste).

Categories

  • Traits : Personality : Disciplined
  • Family : Parenting : Kids more than 3 (Seven)
  • Notable : Famous : Royal family (House of Holstein-Gottorp-Romanov, House of Zähringen)