ORLOFF

ORLOFF
   the name of two brothers, Russians: GREGORY, the favourite of Catherine II. (1734-1783), and ALEXIS, a man remarkable for his stature and strength, who murdered Peter III. and was banished by Paul I. (1737-1809).

The Nuttall Encyclopaedia. . 1907.

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