Catherine the Great

Jade Secchiaroli

Catherine the Great

  • Born on May 2nd, 1729 in Stettin, Germany
  • Died on November 17th, 1796 in St. Petersburg, Russia
  • Has two kids named Anna and Paul
  • Most renowned and the longest-ruling female leader of Russia, reigning from 1762 until her death in 1796 at the age of 67.
  • Married Peter III

Three Achievements

  • She expanded Russia's borders.
  • Began state sponsored education for both boys and girls
  • She promoted trade and the development of under populated regions by inviting foreign settlers, and founding new towns.