French colonial forces move out of Haiphong, in the Tonkin region of French Indochina, on September 26, 1940, as Japanese occupational troops take over the port and city under the terms of the Franco-Japanese agreement, where Vichy France granted military access to Japanese forces.
Tsar Nicholas II Alexandrovich Romanov (Nikolai II) (6 May 1868-17 July 1918) Russia & his wife Alix-Alexandra (Victoria Alix Helena Louise Beatrice) (Alexandra Feodorovna Romanova) (6 Jun 1872-17 July 1918) Hesse, Germany ♥
Nicholas II and Alexei ! Alexei's mother and father were both grandchildren of Queen Victoria, a carrier of the genetic blood disorder known as Hemophilia, but only his mother could transmit the disease through her female mitochondrial DNA. It is not transmissible by male ancestors. All of his sisters would have been carriers of the disorder should they have ever married.