Peter the Great

By Connor Toms

Accomplishments

  • Modernizes Russia.
  • Strengthens the Navy.
  • Expands Russia's borders.
  • Brings western technology into Russia.
  • Made Russia the largest country at that time.

Policies

  • Made Boyars shave their beards and wear western clothes.
  • Made sure nobles kept their land.
  • Made serfs join the army and work for the government.

Personality

  • Was very strict.
  • Was a great ruler.
  • Was brave.

Interesting Facts

  • Inherited the throne at age 10.
  • Had no heir that replaced him when he died.
  • Help parties that both men and women went to.
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