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Grand Duchess Anastasia Nikolaevna Of Russia - Ancestry
... Ancestors of Grand Duchess Anastasia Nikolaevna of Russia FFFF ... Louis II, Grand Duke of Hesse and by Rhine FFM ... Princess Louise Charlotte of Denmark Grand Duchess Anastasia Nikolaevna of Russia MFFF ...
Grand Duchess Anastasia Nikolaevna Of Russia - Biography - Association With Grigori Rasputin
... In the autumn of 1907, Anastasia's aunt Grand Duchess Olga Alexandrovna of Russia was escorted to the nursery by the Tsar to meet Rasputin ... Tyutcheva told Nicholas's sister, Grand Duchess Xenia Alexandrovna of Russia, that Rasputin visited the girls, talked with them while they were getting ... the assault, and insisted that "everything Rasputin does is holy." Grand Duchess Olga Alexandrovna was told that Vishnyakova's claim had been immediately investigated, but instead "they caught the young woman in ...
Alain Prost - Driving Career - Formula One - Rivalry With Ayrton Senna
... event during the season between the two occurred during the Portuguese Grand Prix, where Senna tried to block Prost from taking the lead by forcing the Frenchman to run close to the pitwall Prost ... The rivalry intensified after the 1989 San Marino Grand Prix, where the two drivers had an agreement that neither would get in each other's way to the first corner (cf. 1982 San Marino Grand Prix) ...
Grand Duchess Anastasia Nikolaevna Of Russia - Biography - World War I and Revolution
... at the hospital and knew Anastasia, recalled that the grand duchess had a "laugh like a squirrel," and walked rapidly "as though she tripped along." At Tobolsk, she and her sisters sewed jewels into their ... sick boy in his arms, behind him came the Grand Duchesses loaded with valises and small personal belongings ... According to the blouse the hand must have belonged either to the Grand Duchess Marie or Anastasia ...
Grand Duchess Anastasia Nikolaevna Of Russia - False Reports of Survival and Identification of Romanov Remains
... had not provided sufficient proof to claim the identity of the grand duchess ... of Anderson's claim acknowledged that the DNA tests proving she could not have been the Grand Duchess had "won the day." In another incident, eight witnesses reported the ... witnesses identified the girl as Anastasia when they were shown photographs of the grand duchess by White Russian Army investigators ...

Famous quotes containing the word grand:

    One of my playmates, who was apprenticed to a printer, and was somewhat of a wag, asked his master one afternoon if he might go a-fishing, and his master consented. He was gone three months. When he came back, he said that he had been to the Grand Banks, and went to setting type again as if only an afternoon had intervened.
    Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862)

    The grand points in human nature are the same to-day they were a thousand years ago. The only variability in them is in expression, not in feature.
    Herman Melville (1819–1891)

    We are now going through a period of demolition. In morals, in social life, in politics, in medicine, and in religion there is a universal upturning of foundations. But the day of reconstruction seems to be looming, and now the grand question is: Are there any sure and universal principles that will evolve a harmonious system in which we shall all agree?
    Catherine E. Beecher (1800–1878)