Fun Fact: Empress Elizabeth Petrovna’s Popularity in Russia

Fun facts about Russia

A daughter of Peter the Great, Elizabeth Petrovna ruled Russia as its Empress. She was very popular. Many cite her abolition of the death penalty, construction projects, and her opposition to Prussia as reasons why.

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