Mikhail Semenovich Vorontsov
Woronzow Michail Semjonowitsch
The Russian officer and politician, Count Mikhail Vorontsov Semenovich (1782-1856) was the Russian Empire from 1823 to 1844 General-Governor of Bessarabia , on the Crimean peninsula in the now independent state of Ukraine belonged. He was one of the richest men in the Russian empire and owner of vast estates. Between 1828 and 1847 he was built with enormous, the financial cost Alupka famous castle on the coast near Yalta in the style of Indian maharajas. In this castle lived Winston Churchill (1874-1965) during the famous Yalta conference in February 1945, the meetings with Joseph Stalin (1879-1953) and Franklin D. Roosevelt (1882-1945) took place in the former Tsar&...You see a shortened form of description. The full description is reserved for our subscribers.