Knowledge Identifier: +Erekle_II
Born in 1720.
Countries: United States (50%), Russia (33%), Iran (17%)
Main connection: Paul I of Russia
Linked to: School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London, Indiana University Press, University of Michigan
He served as a lieutenant to his father and assumed the regency when Teimuraz was briefly summoned for consultations in the Persian capital of Isfahan in 1744
In 1752, the Georgian kings sent a mission to Russia to request 3,000 Russian troops or a subsidy to enable them to hire Circassian mercenaries in order to invade Persia and install a pro-Russian government there
Burke's Royal Families of the World, Volume II, 1980