Alexandra Feodorovna (born as Alix Viktoria Helena Luise Beatrice of Hesse and by Rhine in 1872) was the second youngest daughter of the Grand Duke of Hesse and his wife Alice, who herself was a daughter of Queen Victoria of Great Britain. In 1894 she married Nicholas II of Russia and became Empress Consort. There youngest child, and only son, Alexei was born in 1904. He was born with Haemophilia, a disorder which he inheritated from his mothers family. Both were killed by the Bolsheviks in 1918 after the October Revolution.
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