Grigory Potemkin

Grigory Potemkin bio

Birth Name: Grigory Aleksandrovich Potemkin-Tavricheski

Occupation: Prince

Place Of Birth: Russia

Date Of Birth: October 11, 1739

Date Of Death: October 16, 1791

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: Russian

Grigory Potemkin was born on the 11th of October, 1739. He was popular for being a Prince. Though most famous for his romantic association with Catherine the Great, this Russian nobleman was also known during his lifetime as a military general, governor, and diplomat.

Grigory Potemkin was born in Russia. He commanded troops in the Russo-Turkish War of the late 1760s and early 1770s. While governing the southernmost region of Russia, he established several cities, including Sevastopol and Nikolayev.

Grigory Potemkin was a Libra and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Grigory Potemkin was born in 1730s.

Grigory Aleksandrovich Potemkin-Tavricheski is part of G.I. Generation also known as The Greatest Generation. This generation experienced much of their youth during the Great Depression and rapid technological innovation such as the radio and the telephone. The initials "G.I." is military terminology referring to "Government Issue" or "General Issue".


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Grigory Potemkin was born in the Year of the Goat.

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REAL NAME: Grigory Aleksandrovich Potemkin-Tavricheski



Zodiac Sign: Grigory Potemkin was a Libra. People of this zodiac sign like harmony, gentleness, sharing with others, the outdoors, and dislike violence, injustice, loudmouths, conformity. The strengths of this sign are being cooperative, diplomatic, gracious, fair-minded, social, while weaknesses can be indecisive, holding a grudge and self-pity. The greatest overall compatibility with Libra is Aries and Sagittarius.

Chinese Zodiac: Grigory Potemkin was born in the Year of the Rabbit. People born under this sign enjoy being alone with their thoughts. They're creative thinkers, economic, cautitous and appreciate the arts, they can also be indecisive.

Ruling Planet: Grigory Potemkin had a ruling planet of Venus and has a ruling planet of Venus and by astrological associations Friday is ruled by Venus. Venus is the planet of love, harmony, money and possessions. Venus is graceful, charming, sensual and social. People who are born with Mars as the ruling planet have beauty, charm and sensuality.

Grigory Potemkin’s birth sign is Libra and he had a ruling planet of Venus.

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