(Marfa Skavronskaya) 1684?–1727, Lithuanian wife of Peter the Great: empress of Russia 1725–27.
?1684–1727, second wife of Peter the Great, whom she succeeded as empress of Russia (1725–27)
- Catherine II
(Sophia Augusta of Anhalt-Zerbst”Catherine the Great”) 1729–96, empress of Russia 1762–96. Historical Examples His room was adorned with some poor pictures, among which was an engraving of Catherine II. The Siberian Overland Route from Peking to Petersburg, Alexander Michie At one time its publication was forbidden, when Catherine II. Old and New Paris, v. 2 […]
- Catherine of Alexandria
Saint, a.d. c310, Christian martyr.
- Catherine of Aragon
1485–1536, first queen consort of Henry VIII of England (mother of Mary I of England). noun 1485–1536, first wife of Henry VIII of England and mother of Mary I. The annulment of Henry’s marriage to her (1533) against papal authority marked an initial stage in the English Reformation
- Catherine of Braganza
1638–1705, queen consort of Charles II of England, born in Portugal. noun 1638–1705, wife of Charles II of England, daughter of John IV of Portugal