Person:Duchess Marie of Mecklenburg-Schwerin (1)

Duchess Marie of Mecklenburg-Schwerin
b.14 May 1854
d.6 Sep 1920
Facts and Events
Name Duchess Marie of Mecklenburg-Schwerin
Gender Female
Birth[1] 14 May 1854
Marriage to Grand Duke Vladimir Alexandrovich of Russia
Death[1] 6 Sep 1920
Reference Number? Q231463?


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Duchess Marie of Mecklenburg-Schwerin (later Grand Duchess Maria Pavlovna of Russia, known as "Miechen" or "Maria Pavlovna the Elder"; 14 May 1854 – 6 September 1920) was born Marie Alexandrine Elisabeth Eleonore of Mecklenburg-Schwerin, daughter of Grand Duke Frederick Francis II of Mecklenburg-Schwerin and Princess Augusta Reuss of Köstritz. A prominent hostess in St Petersburg following her marriage to the Grand Duke Vladimir Alexandrovich of Russia, she was known as the grandest of the grand duchesses and had an open rivalry with her sister-in-law the Empress Maria Feodorovna.

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References
  1. 1.0 1.1 Duchess Marie of Mecklenburg-Schwerin, in Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia.