Nicoletta Filangieri dei Principi di CutÃ², 26. His work typically depicts personal memories, impressions of American news, culture, and scenes of domestic life. . He served on the light cruiser HMS Sheffield under the command of Admiral Sir Cecil Harcourt. Prince Andrew has been married three times. His wife died during World War II, a victim of the London Blitz. She was a daughter of Fabrizio Ruffo, Duke of Sasso-Ruffo, and Princess Natalia Alexandrovna Mescherskaya (a descendant of a famous family of the Stroganovs). Prince Andrei had one daughter from his second marriage: In 1949, Prince Andrei moved into Provender House in Faversham, Kent, which was owned by the family of his second wife. Prince Roman Petrovich Princess CATHERINE DMITRIEVNA, great granddaughter of H.I.H. Returning to San Francisco, Andrew Andreevich became a real estate agent. They later moved to Hampton Court. https://althistory.fandom.com/wiki/Alexei_Andreevich,_Tsarevich_of_Russia_(Alexander_the_Liberator)?oldid=1512144. Through his great-grandmother, Empress Maria Feodorovna, Andrew Andreevich is a great-great-great-great-grandson of King George II of Great Britain, and therefore related to the royal families of Britain, the Netherlands, Luxembourg, Sweden, Norway, Spain, Belgium, and Monaco. Check out some of the IMDb editors' favorites movies and shows to round out your Watchlist. His work has been exhibited worldwide, including recent exhibitions at Gallery 16 in San Francisco.  However this title, and even his right to the surname Romanov are disputed by some.. Additionally, through the same descent, Andrew Andreevich is related to the former royal families of Germany, Greece, Romania, and Serbia. Through the Belgium royal family, who are also descended from King George II's grandmother, Sophia of Hanover, Andrew Andreevich is further related to the former Italian, and Austro-Hungarian royal families, as well as the Bonaparte heirs of Emperor Napoleon. She was the only daughter of Konstantin Afanasievich Durnev (1896–1970) and Felixa Stanislavovna Zapalsky (1903–2002). He graduated from St. Mary's High School in San Francisco, and then studied at the. He is second in the line of succession to the title of the head of the Romanov Family.  His godfather was the future King Edward VIII.. Born and raised in Imperial Russia during the reign of his uncle Nicholas II, his military career in the Russian navy and the Chevalier guards was cut short by the Russian Revolution. , From Infogalactic: the planetary knowledge core, Contentious material about living persons that is unsourced or poorly sourced, Learn how and when to remove this template message, Prince Vladimir Kirillovich (later Grand Duke*), https://infogalactic.com/w/index.php?title=Prince_Alexis_Romanov&oldid=720504071, Articles lacking in-text citations from August 2015, BLP articles lacking sources from August 2015, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, About Infogalactic: the planetary knowledge core. He was buried in the church at Norton. She graduated from the. 87. He refused to accept an officer's post, preferring to be a simple sailor. They had two children: He was married thirdly on 17 December 1987 in Reno, Nevada, to the American artist Inez Storer (nÃ©e Bachelin; born 11 October 1933, Santa Monica, California).  He is a distant relative of Queen Paola of Belgium, born princess Ruffo di Calabria. They had met in St Petersburg in 1916. He is also the oldest heir apparent to the throne. The Archbishop of Canterbury officiated the Anglican service. It will enhance any encyclopedic page you visit with the magic of the WIKI 2 technology. They had two children. The two eldest children of Prince Andrei and his wife Elisabetta Ruffo-Sasso, called Elsa within the family, were born in France and the youngest one in London: Short of money and without a steady occupation, Prince Andrei eventually settled permanently in England at Frogmore, where his mother Grand Duchess Xenia had a grace-and-favor residence named Wilderness House. The city had a large population of Russian refugees.  Would you like Wikipedia to always look as professional and up-to-date? Prince Andrei Alexandrovich was born at the Winter Palace, Saint Petersburg, the second child and first son of Grand Duke Alexander Mikhailovich and Grand Duchess Xenia Alexandrovna of Russia. His second son, Prince Andrew Andreevich, is current head of the Romanov Family. Ex-husband of Private and Kathleen Norris. It was during this turbulent period that Prince Andrei began a relationship with Elisabetta Ruffo-Sasso (1886–1940) dei duchi di Sasso-Ruffo dei principi di Sant' Antimo, a young divorcée. Rosa Cattaneo della Volta, Marquise of Montescaglioso, 14. , Grand Duke Alexander Mikhailovich of Russia, Grand Duchess Xenia Alexandrovna of Russia, Grand Duchess Anastasia Mikhailovna of Russia, Friedrich Wilhelm, Duke of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg, Prince Vladimir Kirillovich (later Grand Duke*), https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Prince_Andrei_Alexandrovich_of_Russia&oldid=984191818, Imperial Russian emigrants to the United Kingdom, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 18 October 2020, at 18:54. Since the Russian revolution members of … He is a great-great-grandson in the male line of Emperor Nicholas I of Russia and since the death of Prince Dimitri Romanov in 2016 a claimant to the headship of the House of Romanov.. He served on the light cruiser HMS Sheffield under the command of Admiral Sir Cecil Harcourt. On his preferred medium of Shrinky Dinks (plastic sheets that shrink by two-thirds when cooked in an oven), he draws and paints, shrinks the inimitable scenes, then mounts them on painted panels. Prince Andrei was twenty-one years old and his grandmother had thought him too young for marriage, but his parents, Grand Duchess Xenia and Grand Duke Alexander, gave their permission. In 1942, at the height of World War II, he entered the British Navy. He graduated from the, Princess Natasha Catherine Romanov (born 2 February 1993, Greenbrae, California). Andrew's artwork is firmly rooted in the traditions of American folk art. He began to draw as a primitive artist, without formal art education, drawing pictures by intuition and relying on imagination. Prince Alexander Vasilyevich Meshchersky, 29. His widow died in 2000. Kathleen Norris was a granddaughter of Kathleen Norris and Charles Gilman Norris. Princess Natalya Alexandrovna Meshcherskaya, 15. N.B. The eldest son of Prince Andrew Andreevich Romanov and his first wife Elena Konstantinovna Durneva (1927–1992).  It was the last time he saw them.. Countess Elizaveta Sergeyevna Stroganova, Prince Alexis Andreevich Romanov (born 27 April 1953, San Francisco). Private. Alexis Andreevich Romanov (born 27 April 1953) is a Russian American businessman and photographer, a direct descendant of the Romanov dynasty. ex-wife.  During this time they could not contact Prince Andrei's uncle, the last reigning Emperor, Nicholas II of Russia, who was being held in captivity in internal exile. Grand Duchess Maria Vladimirovna of Russia, Andrew Andreevich was born on 21 January 1923 in London, England, in the family of Prince Andrei Alexandrovich of Russia (1897–1981) and his first wife Princess Elizabeth Fabricievna, née Duchess of Sasso-Ruffo and Princess of San-Antimo. After the death of his mother Grand Duchess Xenia, he inherited her position as President of the Lagat Ballet. Finding no further prospects in Europe, after the invitation in 1949 of his uncle Prince Vasily Alexandrovich, along with his cousin Prince Nikita Nikitich, and having only 800 dollars in his pocket, he emigrated to the United States on a cargo ship carrying racehorses, pigeons, and eight passengers. A large group of members of the Romanov family gathered there, trying to escape the disturbances in the rest of the country. Alexei, Tsesarevich of Russia (Alexei Andreevich Romanov; born 27 April 1953), also known as Alexis, is the current heir apparent to the Russian throne as the eldest son to Emperor Andrew II. Returning to San Francisco, Andrew Andreevich became a real estate agent. Prince Andrei spent the first couple of years in exile in France. He also worked in a special garden near London. Grand Duke Dmitri Pavlovich Princess OLGA ANDREEVNA, daughter of H.H. Through his grandmother, Grand Duchess Xenia Alexandrovna, he is a great-grandson of Emperor Alexander III and Empress Maria Feodorovna. Since the Russian revolution members of the Imperial family have tended to drop the territorial designation "of Russia" and use the princely title with the surname Romanov. You could also do it yourself at any point in time. He is the great-great-grandson of Emperor Nicholas I and Empress Alexandra Feodorovna in a straight male line.  Although an Imperial Romanov Family Dynast and a grandson of Emperor Alexander III through his mother, he did not receive the title Grand Duke of Russia because he was a great-grandson of Emperor Nicholas I in the male line through his father. Prince Alexis Andreevich Romanov (born 1957) He was married secondly to Kathleen Norris (1935–1967) whom he married on 21 March 1961 in San Francisco. Son of Grand Duke Andrei Alexandrovich and Elisaveta Franzijevna Ruffo, Grand Duchess of Russia. On his preferred medium of Shrinky Dinks (plastic sheets that shrink by two-thirds when cooked in an oven), he draws and paints, shrinks the inimitable scenes, then mounts them on painted panels. Elisabetta became pregnant and the couple married on 12 June 1918 in the family chapel at Ai-Todor in the presence of his family, including his grandmother the Dowager Empress. They had a child together. Elena Filomarino dei Principi della Rocca d'Aspro, 27. Grand Duke Alexander Mikhailovich of Russia, Grand Duchess Xenia Alexandrovna of Russia, Elisabetta Ruffo dei Duchi di Sasso Ruffo. His Imperial Highness Tsarevich Alexei Nikolaevich Romanov was born on August 12, 1904, in the Peterhof Palace, St. Petersburg, Russia. Alexei, Tsesarevich of Russia (Alexei Andreevich Romanov; born 27 April 1953), also known as Alexis, is the current heir apparent to the Russian throne as the eldest son to Emperor Andrew II. Giacomo Filomarino, Prince of Rocca d'Aspro, 13. They had two children: He was married thirdly on 17 December 1987 in Reno, Nevada, to the American artist Inez Storer (née Bachelin; born 11 October 1933, Santa Monica, California). Later he became lieutenant in the Chevalier guards, whose colonel-in-chief was his uncle, Emperor Nicholas II.