Russian czar, one of the early Romanovs. He stood at nearly 7 feet tall. He was technically coruler with his retarded brother for several years.
Peter was responsible for the westernization of the highest levels of the Russian court. He brought Russia out of obscurity. Peter defeated the Swedish in the Great Northern War, and ordered the building of St. Petersburg Peter was also fond of roasting men alive if they crossed him and killed his own son.