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Anastasia Nikolaevna Romanova

  • Birth 18 Jun 1901 Saint Petersburg, Saint Petersburg Federal City, Russia
  • Death 17 Jul 1918 Yekaterinburg, Sverdlovsk Oblast, Russia
  • Burial Saint Petersburg, Saint Petersburg Federal City, Russia
  • Plot Chapel of St Catherine the Martyr
  • Memorial ID 6612434

Grand Duchess of Russia and youngest daughter of Emperor Nicholas II. She is known as the most spontaneous of the imperial family. The photos discovered in archives in the Kremlin after the fall of the Soviet Union and her diary, seem to prove the opinion of historians. However, his name is connected to the famous story of being survived to the massacre of 16 July 1918 in Yekaterinburg. In 1924, a presumed heir to the throne of Russia, whose real name was Anna Anderson, publicly declared to be Anastasia. After several investigations and trials, the alleged heir was declared a mystifying. The true Anastasia's remains, after DNA testing, resting in Cathedral St. Peter and Paul.

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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Originally Created by: Elaine Duncan
  • Added: 17 Jul 2002
  • Find A Grave Memorial 6612434
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Anastasia Nikolaevna Romanova (18 Jun 1901–17 Jul 1918), Find A Grave Memorial no. 6612434, citing St. Peter and Paul Fortress, Saint Petersburg, Saint Petersburg Federal City, Russia ; Maintained by Find A Grave .