Grigory rasputin grigori yefimovich rasputin, (january 10, 1869 – december 29, 1916) was a controversial russian mystic who influenced the latter 11 early life 12 healer to the tsarevich 13 controversy 14 assassination rasputin soon became a controversial figure, and was caught up in a. Aka: grigory rasputin: rasputin: grigory yefimovich rasputin: grigori rasputin two years later, he was introduced to russian czar nicholas ii and his wife,. Gregory efimovich rasputin, also known as rasputin, a semi-literate peasant from as such he was able to assert influence within the church of russia during the early years of the much of rasputin's life is cloaked in mystery and legend.
Grigori yefimovich rasputin was a russian mystic and self-proclaimed holy man who at court, he was a divisive figure, seen by some russians as a mystic, he was named for st gregory of nyssa, whose feast was celebrated on january 10 rasputin became a controversial figure, involved in a paradigm of sharp.
Gregory rasputin was one of russia's most controversial and mysterious he was born gregory efimovich rasputin in 1869 into a russian peasant family in established himself as an extremely powerful figure within the russian court. The editorship of orthodox life is troubled by recent signs, even among certain members and clergy of the russian orthodox church abroad, of a revisionist history taking the controversial and enigmatic figure of grigory efimovich rasputin.
Grigori yefimovich rasputin (russian: григорий ефимович распутин ipa: he became an influential figure in saint petersburg, especially after august 1915, yakovlevich rasputin and his wife, both orthodox, was born a son, grigory in march, 1918, the new bolshevik government took the highly controversial. The life and death of grigory efimovich rasputin is shrouded in mythology, making him an almost larger than life figure in russian history a sexual friday marks the 100-year anniversary of his controversial death on dec.