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Rasputin - Prediction Comes True

It is July 16, 1918.  Rasputin has been dead eighteen months, and his prediction about the Romanov family is about to come true.

Told to "get ready," the royal family is summoned to a small room in the basement of the Ipatiev house.  A guard tells them rumors are swirling in Moscow - that the family "is all dead" - and they need to be photographed to quell the rumors.

Soon thereafter ... the shooting begins. 

Remains of family members, and their personal staff, were later discovered.  The bones of Nicholas II, Alexandra and three of their children were laid to rest in St. Petersburg's St. Peter and Paul Cathedral in July of 1998.

See, also:

Rasputin:  Who Was He?

Rasputin:  Mysterious Healer

Rasputin - Influences Alexandra

Rasputin - Bad Manners

Rasputin - Dismissed and Returned


Rasputin - Did He Use Hypnosis?

Rasputin - Warnings

Rasputin - Gives WWI Advice


Rasputin - Conspiracy to Murder

Rasputin - Refuses to Die

Rasputin - Nicholas II Abdicates

Ipatiev House - Scene of Execution


Media Credits

Clip from "Rasputin:  Dark Servant of Destiny" (1996), an award-winning film for television.  Copyright, HBO Home Video, all rights reserved.  Clip provided here as fair use for education purposes and to acquaint new viewers with the program.  

Director
Uli Edel

Writer
Peter Pruce

Studio
HBO

Starring


Tamas Toth (Young Rasputin)
Alan Rickman
Greta Scacchi
Ian McKellen
David Warner
John Wood

Run Time: 104 minutes

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