Maria Feodorovna (Dagmar of Denmark)

From Wikimedia Commons, the free media repository
Jump to navigation Jump to search

Maria Feodorovna, born Princess Dagmar of Denmark (26 November 1847–13 October 1928) was Empress Consort of Russia.

She was the second daughter of Christian IX of Denmark and Louise of Hesse-Kassel. Her eldest sister was Alexandra of Denmark. After her marriage to Alexander III of Russia, she became the Empress Consort of Russia as Maria Feodorovna (Cyrillic: Mapия Фёдopoвна). Among her children was the last Russian monarch, the Emperor Nicholas II, whom she outlived by ten years.


Paintings by Maria Feodorovna[edit]