Grigori Rasputin Rank
About Grigori Rasputin
Grigori Rasputin was a Russian peasant, religious wanderer and mystical faith healer known for his friendship with Nicholas II, the last Tsar of Russia and his wife Alexandra Feodorovna. His association with the Tsar turned him into an influential figure in Russian politics and according to many historians, contributed to the unpopularity of the Imperial Family. He was assassinated in 1916 and his corpse dumped into the Malaya Nevka River.
He was the fifth of nine children born to Anna Parshukova and Efim Vilkin Rasputin. He married Praskovia Fyodorovna Dubrovina in 1887 and fathered five children with her.
He was believed to have the ability to heal through prayer and "cured" the hemophilia of Alexei, the son of Nicholas II and Alexandra Feodorovna.
Grigori Rasputin Rank
Grigori Rasputin's Popularity
Grigori Rasputin was a famous Russian monk, who was born on January 22, 1869. As a person born on this date, Grigori Rasputin is listed in our database as the 2nd most popular celebrity for the day (January 22) and the 2nd most popular for the year (1869).
People born on January 22 fall under the Zodiac sign of Aquarius, the Water Bearer. Grigori Rasputin is the 71st most popular Aquarius.
Aside from information specific to Grigori Rasputin's birthday, Grigori Rasputin is the 2nd most famous Russian.
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