Tsar Alexander I 1777 – 1825, also known as Alexander the Blessed, served as Emperor of Russia from 23 March 1801 to 1 December 1825 and Ruler of Poland from 1815 to 1825, as well as the first Russian Grand Duke of Finland and Lithuania.
According to Carl Bojanus, Homeopathy entered Russia in the last years of Emperor Alexander I’s rule. In 1824, Karl Jakob Adam, who had become acquainted one year before to Samuel Hahnemann, arrived in Russia from Germany. […]. He introduced to homeopathy Dr. O F Scherring, who later became the Chief physician of the Special Guardian Board….