Empress of Russia (1762–1796) after her husband, Peter III (1728–1762), was deposed by a group led by her lover. She vastly increased the territory of the empire through conquest and three partitions of Poland.
empress of Russia who greatly increased the territory of the empire (1729-1796)
The first wife of Henry VIII of England. Henry's insistence on a divorce from her (1533) caused his break with Roman Catholicism and the beginning of the English Reformation.
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