Charlotte of Prussia (1798–1860)

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Charlotte of Prussia (1798–1860)

Empress of Russia. Name variations: Alexandra Feodorovna; Charlotte Hohenzollern; Louise Charlotte of Prussia. Born on July 13, 1798; died on November 1, 1860; daughter of Frederick William III, king of Prussia (r. 1797–1840), and Louise of Prussia (1776–1810);married Nicholas I (1796–1855), tsar of Russia (r. 1825–1855), on July 13, 1817; children: Alexander II, tsar of Russia (r. 1855–1881); Constantine Nicholaevitch (who married Alexandra of Saxe-Altenburg ); Nicholas Nicholaevitch (1831–1891), grand duke (who married Alexandra of Oldenburg ); Michael Nicholaevitch (who married Cecilia of Baden ); Maria Nikolaevna (1819–1876); Olga of Russia (1822–1892, who married Charles I of Württemberg); Alexandra Nikolaevna (1825–1844, who married Frederick William, landgrave of Hesse-Cassel); and two others.