Rasputin

  • (noun): Siberian peasant monk who was religious advisor in the court of Nicholas II; was assassinated by Russian noblemen who feared that his debauchery would weaken the monarchy (1872-1916).
    Synonyms: Grigori Efimovich Rasputin

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Rasputin – Miracles Lie In The Eye Of The Beholder
... Rasputin – Miracles Lie in the Eye of the Beholder is a rock opera about the mysterious and infamous Russian peasant, Grigori Rasputin ... rock-artist who has written several musicals and movie scores, Rasputin's triple cd concept album features Ted Neeley (of Jesus Christ Superstar fame) as ... A one-night showcase of Rasputin was performed at the Grand Opera House in Wilmington, Delaware on December 18, 1999, again starring Ted Neeley as the Mad Monk ...
Moika Palace
... The building was the site of Grigori Rasputin's murder in 1916 ... The exact events surrounding Rasputin's death are much in dispute. 16, 1916 he, along with Grand Duke Dmitri Pavlovich of the House of Romanov, invited Grigori Rasputin to the Moika Palace ...
Colossus In Other Media - Fictional Character Biography - Colossus: Bloodline
... had established that their family descended from Grigori Rasputin, and that their relatives were being systematically murdered ... Rasputin is established as having been a powerful mutant, whose power and life essence had been passed down to his descendants ... When there is only one descendant left, Rasputin will be reborn within that individual ...
Crack The Skye - Musical and Lyrical Themes
... They put his soul inside Rasputin's body ... Rasputin goes to usurp the czar and he is murdered ... The two souls fly out of Rasputin's body through the crack in the sky(e) and Rasputin is the wise man that is trying to lead the child home to his body because his parents have discovered him by now and think that ...
List Of Fictional Liches - In Movies
... The 1997 animated movie Anastasia depicts Rasputin, the main antagonist of the film, as a lich ... put on Tsar Nicholas II and his family, Rasputin cannot die until the entire royal family has been killed - as long as his reliquary is intact ... minions from within the reliquary are released, and they destroy Rasputin's body and presumably take his soul towards damnation ...