Russian writer Nadezhda Mandelstam, who was the same age as Maria, wrote in her book:. The first sisters are the four Romanov Grand Duchesses of Russia: Cecilia Lisbon Leslie Hayman Edit Cast Cast overview, first billed only: Both sets of deaths, the Lisbon suicides and the Romanov murders, were shrouded in mystery for some time after. Desperate for any contact with the outside world, Anastasia and Maria would routinely ask the soldiers to tell them stories about people on the outside.
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Start your free trial. With the revolution breaking out inTsar Nicholas was forced to abdicate while Alexandra and her children were placed under house arrest. Russian writer Nadezhda Mandelstam, who was the same age as Maria, wrote in her book:. Seeing it solely as a benefit to their safety and well-being, both mothers tucked them away — into the Lisbon household and the Romanov palaces. Two sets of sisters, different in circumstance but alike in experience. Both comments and trackbacks are closed. The Romanov family was violently executed by Bolshevik soldiers in a cellar on the night of July