Dashkoff (17441810)

Dashkoff, a Russian princess of note; played a part in the conspiracy which ended in the elevation of Catharine II. to the throne; was a woman of culture; founded the Russian Academy; projected and assisted in the compilation of a Russian dictionary; died at Moscow (17441810).

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

Dash, Countess * Dates of Epoch-making Events
Darmesteter, James
Darmstadt
Darnley, Henry Stuart, Lord
Dartmoor
Daru, Comte
Darwin, Charles Robert
Darwin, Erasmus
Darwinian Theory
Dasent, Sir George Webbe
Dash, Countess
Dashkoff
Dates of Epoch-making Events
Daubenton, Louis Jean Marie
Daubeny, Charles
D'Aubigné, Merle
D'Aubigné, Theodore Agrippa
Daubigny, Charles François
D'Aubusson, Pierre
Daudet, Alphonse
D'Aulnoy, the Countess
Daumier, Henri