Person:Joanna Elisabeth of Holstein-Gottorp (1)

Joanna Elisabeth of Holstein-Gottorp
b.24 Oct 1712
d.30 May 1760
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Name Joanna Elisabeth of Holstein-Gottorp
Gender Female
Birth[1] 24 Oct 1712
Death[1] 30 May 1760


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Johanna Elisabeth of Holstein-Gottorp (24 October 1712 – 30 May 1760) was a princess of the House of Holstein-Gottorp and later the Princess of Anhalt-Zerbst. She is best known as the mother of Catherine the Great of Russia.

She was born at Gottorp, the daughter of Christian August, Duke of Holstein-Gottorp and Albertina Frederica of Baden-Durlach. She was the Regent of Anhalt-Zerbst from 1747 to 1752 for her minor son, Frederick Augustus.

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References
  1. 1.0 1.1 Joanna Elisabeth of Holstein-Gottorp, in Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia. (Online: Wikimedia Foundation, Inc.).