Mathilde Kschessinskaya



Mathilde Kschessinskaya (Russian: Матильда Феликсовна Кшесинская, family origin Polish: Matylda Krzesińska) (31 August [O.S. 19 August] 1872; Ligovo, near Peterhof — 6 December 1971; Paris), (also known as Her Serene Highness Princess Romanova-Krasinskaya since 1921), she is probably best known for her love affair with the future Emperor Nicholas II.

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