One of the important sources in the development of the American Constitution
A secret agreement whereby France cedes Louisiana to Spain.
Between Prussia and Sweden after Russia breaks its alliance with Prussia.
Ends the Seven Years War between Russia and Prussia.
Took Russia into the War of Austrian Succession and the Seven Years War.
Very unpopular leader. Was supposedly assassinated as a result of a conspiracy lead by his wife - Catherine II.
Catherine the Great also known as the "philosopher on the throne"
Tory, John Stuart was educated at Eton
Founder of the Holstein-Gottorp line of the Romanov House which held the throne until 1917