Alexander III 1845 - 1894
Detail from the
Portrait of Emperor Alexander III by Ivan
Alexander III, not to be confused with
Alexander III the Great, was Russia's czar from 1881 -
Alexander's father was
Alexander's wife was Dagmar of
Denmark, who became Maria Fyodorovna
when she moved into her new home.
Lenin's brother Alexander was involved in a plot to
assassinate Alexander III.
Alexander III's son
Nicholas II became the next, and
the last, czar of Russia.
CZAR ALEXANDER III OF
Painting by Ivan Kramskoy