The Lost Princess: 35+ Mysterious Facts About Anastasia Romanov

A Spy Claimed To Be Her Brother

2. A Spy Claimed To Be Her Brother

If you thought that only Anastasia had imposters claiming to be her, you’d be wrong! A spy called Michael Gowleniewski claimed that he was Alexei, Anastasia’s brother, and defected from Russia to the US to work for the US intelligence organizations like MI5 and CIA. 

Eventually, the truth came out and it was proven that he was not Alexei and was just an imposter that was born in Poland. 

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