Category:Yekaterina Romanovna Vorontsova-Dashkova

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English: Princess Yekaterina Romanovna Vorontsova-Dashkova (1743/44 – 1810, though her memoirs list her birth date as 1744, they are footnoted as a "slip of the pen") was the closest female friend of Empress Catherine the Great and a major figure of the Russian Enlightenment.
Русский: Екатери́на Рома́новна Воронцо́ва-Да́шкова (1743 или 1744 — 1810), урождённая графиня Воронцова, в замужестве княгиня Дашкова. Подруга и сподвижница императрицы Екатерины II, участница государственного переворота 1762 года. Одна из заметных личностей Российского Просвещения.


Yekaterina Vorontsova-Dashkova 
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Russian author and woman of letters
Wikipedia
Date of birth 17 March 1743 (in Julian calendar)
Saint Petersburg
Екатерина Романовна Воронцова
Date of death 4 January 1810 (in Julian calendar)
Moscow
Educated at
  • Moscow State University
Occupation
Member of
  • German Academy of Sciences Leopoldina
  • Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences
  • American Philosophical Society
  • Russian Academy of Sciences
  • Russian Academy of Sciences
Family
  • Vorontsov
Father
  • Roman Illarionovič Voroncov
Sibling
Spouse
  • Michail Ivanovič Daškov
Authority control
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