Bust of Alexander I Unveiled in Czech Republic Topic: Alexander I
On September 1st, a bust of the Russian tsar-liberator Alexander I, was inaugurated in at Teplice, a town situated in Ústí nad Labem Region of the Czech Republic. The event was dedicated to the 200th anniversary of the victory of the Russian-Prussian-Austrian alliance over Napoleon's army at Teplice. The brilliant victory of the Allied forces under the command of Alexander I, changed the subsequent course of European history. The bust of Alexander I was created by the Russian sculptor, Vladimir Surovtsev.