Tsar Peter the Great inspecting the Baltic Fleet, Great Northern War.
Н. Дмитриев-Оренбургский. Пётр Великий. XIX век.
Painting of Peter III of Russia by Alexei Antropov in 1762 - Future husband of Sophia (Catherine). Was originally heir to the throne of Sweden, until his Aunt Elizabeth adopted him and he became heir to the Russian throne.
Tsar Alexander I of Russia: He was the first Russian King of Poland, reigning from 1815 to as well as the first Russian Grand Duke of Finland.
Petersburg founded by Peter the Great. After winning access to the Baltic Sea through his victories in the Great Northern War, Czar Peter I founds the city of St. Petersburg as the new Russian capital.