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Russian Empire 
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former country, 1721–1917
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Instance ofempire,
sovereign state (22 October 1721, 1 September 1917),
historical country (1 September 1917),
transcontinental country (22 October 1721, 1 September 1917)
LocationRussian Empire
Capital
Basic form of government
  • dual monarchy (1905, 1 September 1917)
  • absolute monarchy (22 October 1721, 1905)
Official language
Currency
Founder
Inception22 October 1721 (in Julian calendar)
Dissolved, abolished or demolished1 September 1917 (in Julian calendar)
Significant event
Population
  • 178,378,800 (1914)
  • 181,537,800 (1916)
  • 125,640,021 (1897)
Area
  • 21,800,251 square kilometre
Cause of destruction
Follows
Followed by
  • Russian Republic
Authority control
Wikidata

59° 00′ 00″ N, 70° 00′ 00″ E

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Internationalization
العربية: الإمبراطورية الروسية
Esperanto: Rusia Imperio
Italiano: Impero Russo (1721 - 1917)
Русский: Российская Империя, Россійская Имперія
Suomi: Venäjän keisarikunta
Українська: Російська імперія
English: The Russian Empire (Imperial Russia) — a state that existed from 1721 until the Russian Revolution of 1917.
  • Successor of the Tsardom of Russia, and the predecessor of the Soviet Union.
  • Pre-reform Russian orthography: Россійская Имперія, Modern Russian: Российская Империя, translit: Rossiyskaya Imperiya.

Subcategories

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