Tsar Paul I Petrovich Romanov (Pavel Petrovich Romanov) (1 Oct 1754-23 Mar 1801) Russia was murdered in his bedroom in St Michael's Castle, St. Petersburg, Russia by a band of dismissed officers. They tried to make him to sign his abdication but Paul I resisted & 1 of the assassins struck him with a sword before he was strangled & trampled to death. He was succeeded by his son, the 23-year-old Alexander Pavlovich Romanov (23 Dec 1777-1 Dec 1825) Russia.
Thomas Sarbacher, Zekarias Kebraeb, Bettina Boettinger, Peter Struck (back, L-R), Ingrid Steeger, Sarah Kuttner and Rebecca Simoneit-Barum (front, L-R) attend the 'Koelner Treff' TV Show on February 10, 2012 in Cologne, Germany.
Bei Deutschlands WM-Finaleinzug 2002 jubelte die komplette SPD-Führungsriege vorm Fernseher, statt den Bundesparteitag vorzubereiten: Wolfgang Thierse, Kurt Beck, Peter Struck, Klaus Wowereit, Ute Voigt, Gerhard Schröder, Franz Müntefering und Rudolf Scharping (v.l.). Foto: dpa.