3 November 1866
Alexandra Yablochkina was born
Her parents were actors Alexander and Seraphima Yablochkina. At the age of six, the girl played on the stage for the first time in a play staged by her father's friend. She was taught acting by her father and the actress Glikeriya Fedotova, a friend of their family. At the age of 18, Yablochkina began to play at the Tiflis Theatre of Russian Drama. Three years later she came to the Maly Theatre, where she was a leading actress for more than 75 years.