Tsarina Alexandra. was Empress consort of Russia as spouse of Nicholas II, the last Emperor of the Russian Empire. Born a granddaughter of Queen Victoria of the United Kingdom, she was given the name Alexandra Feodorovna upon being received into the Russian Orthodox Church, which canonized her as Saint Alexandra the Passion Bearer in Alexandra is best remembered as the last Tsarina of Russia and as one of the most famous royal carriers of the haemophilia disease.
Tsar Nicholas II (Nikolay Alexandrovich Romanov) (1868-1918) Russia with wife Tsarina Empress Alexandra Feodorovna “Alix” (Victoria Alix Helena Louise Beatrice) (1872-1918) Hesse & 5th child & only son Tsarevich Alexei Nikolaevich Romanov (1904-1918), Icon.
The Life and Tragedy of Alexandra Feodorovna ~ This book is about the last Empress of Russia, Alexandra Feodorovna, wife of Nikolay II. It was written by Baroness Sophie Buxhoeveden and published in 1928. Sophie was a lady in waiting. This page is the Entry Page. The book is available online, just click. I have founded rare photos in it, as Alix's first ball and so on.
Above: Tiara, likely created by the court jeweller Bolin for Empress Alexandra Feodorovna of Russia. Image from A. E. Fersman's catalog "Diamond Fund of the USSR," published around 1924-26, via Elena Horvathova on LiveJournal (http://eho-2013.livejournal.com/62382.html). Below: Portrait of Tsaritsa Alexandra Feodorovna, by Ilya Yefimovich Repin, Russia, 1896, Hillwood Estate, Museum & Gardens, via Wikimedia Commons. CLICK FOR LARGER IMAGES.
Alexandra Feodorovna was the wife of Nicholas II and the last Czarina of Russis. Born as a princess of the German Empire, she was unpopular in Russia, due to political tensions between the two nations, but she and Nicholas became in engaged in 1894. The ruling couple would have five children - the entire family was executed in 1918.