Grand Duke Konstantin Konstantinovich of Russia

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Grand Duke Konstantin Konstantinovich of Russia (Russian: Константи́н Константи́нович) (1858–1915) was a grandson of Emperor Nicholas I of Russia, and a poet and playwright of some renown. He is best known by his pen name, "K. R".

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Marriage and family[edit]

Konstantin Konstantinovich married in 1884 in Saint Petersburg Princess Elisabeth of Saxe-Altenburg, his second cousin. Upon her marriage, Elisabeth became the Grand Duchess Elizaveta Mavrikievna. She was known within the family as "Mavra."

The couple had nine children: