|LC control no.||n 80126171
|Personal name heading||Peter I, Emperor of Russia, 1672-1725
|Variant(s)||Buṭrus, al-Akbar, 1672-1725
Buṭrus, al-Kabīr, Emperor of Russia, 1672-1725
Mikhaĭlov, Petr, 1672-1725
Peeter I, Emperor of Russia, 1672-1725
Peter, de Grote, 1672-1725
Peter, den store, 1672-1725
Peter, der Grosse, 1672-1725
Peter I, the Great, Emperor of Russia, 1672-1725.
Peter, the Great, 1672-1725
Petr I Alekseevich, Emperor of Russia, 1672-1725
Petr I, Velikiĭ, 1672-1725
Petr, Velikiĭ, 1672-1725
Petro, Büyük, 1672-1725
Petru, cel Mare, 1672-1725
Pierre I, Emperor of Russia, 1672-1725
Pierre, le Grand, 1672-1725
Pietro, il Grande, 1672-1725
Piotr, Wielki, 1672-1725
Pyōtoru Taitei, 1672-1725
Pyotr I, Emperor of Russia, 1672-1725
Pyotr, Velikiy, 1672-1725
Romanov, Petr Alekseevich, 1672-1725
Romanov, Pyotr Alexeyevich, 1672-1725
Романов, Петр Алексеевич, 1672-1725
Петр I, Великий, 1672-1725
|See also||Russia. Sovereign (1682-1725 : Peter I)
|Biography/History note||Peter the Great (Russian: Пётр Вели́кий, tr. Pyotr Velikiy), Peter I (Russian: Пётр I, tr. Pyotr I) or Peter Alexeyevic; 9 June [O.S. 30 May] 1672 - 8 February [O.S. 28 January] 1725) ruled the Tsardom of Russia and later the Russian Empire from 7 May (O.S. 27 April) 1682 until his death in 1725, jointly ruling before 1696 with his elder half-brother, Ivan V. Through a number of successful wars, he expanded the Tsardom into a much larger empire that became a major European power. He led a cultural revolution that replaced some of the traditionalist and medieval social and political systems with ones that were modern, scientific, Westernised and based on the Enlightenment. Peter's reforms made a lasting impact on Russia, and many institutions of Russian government trace their origins to his reign.
|Place of birth||Moscow (Russia)
|Place of death||Saint Petersburg (Russia)
|Profession or occupation||Emperors
|Special note||Non-Latin script references not evaluated.
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Wikipedia, August 17, 2018 (name: Peter I, monarch, Emperor of All Russia, Emperor and Autocrat of All the Russias; reign: 2 November 1721-8 February 1725)