The Ambassadors

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Yekaterina Alexeyevna (Russian: Екатерина Алексеевна) or Catherine II, also known as Catherine the Great (Екатерина II Великая, Yekaterina II Velikaya; 2 May  1729 – 17 November  1796), was the most renowned and the longest-ruling female leader of Russia, reigning from 9 July  1762 until her death in 1796 at the age of 67. Her reign was called Russia's golden age. She was born in Stettin, Pomerani ...