Rurik
Rurik or Riurik (Old Church Slavonic: Рюрик, from Rørik, the Old East Norse form of the name Roderick; c. 830 – c. 879) was a legendary Varangian chieftain who gained control of Ladoga in 862, bui...
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Rorik of Dorestad
Rorik or Hrørek was a Danish Viking, who ruled over different parts of Friesland between 841 and 873.Since the 19th century, there have been attempts to identify him with Rurik, the founder of the Rus...
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Rurikid dynasty
The Rurik dynasty or Rurikids (Russian: Рю́риковичи, Ukrainian: Рю́риковичі, Belarusian: Ру́рыковичи) was a dynasty founded by the Varangian prince Rurik, who established himself in Novgor...
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List of haplogroups of historical and famous figures
This is a list of haplogroups of notable people. Haplogroups can be determined from the remains of historical figures, or derived from genealogical DNA tests of people who trace their direct maternal ...
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Niall of the Nine Hostages
Niall Noígíallach ([ˈniːəl noɪˈɣiːələx], Old Irish "having nine hostages"), or in English, Niall of the Nine Hostages, son of Eochaid Mugmedón, was an Irish king, the ancestor of the Uí Néill family t...
Somerled
Somerled (died 1164) (from Old Norse Sumarliði, with English variant Sorley, via Gaelic Somairle, Somhairle, or Somhairlidh) was a mid-twelfth-century warlord who, through marital alliance and militar...
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List of Ukrainian rulers
This list encompasses all rulers and leaders of what is today Ukraine, from ancient to modern times.The term "Ukrainians" is used according to the modern definition of "the inhabitants of the land Ukr...
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Grand Prince of Vladimir
The Grand Duke of Vladimir was a prince during the Kievan Rus' and after its collapse. He ruled territory approximately bounded by the Volga, Oka and Northern Dvina rivers. Its capital was Vladimir du...
Clann Somhairle
Clann Somhairle /ˌklæn ˈsɔrli/ refers to those Scottish and Irish dynasties descending from the famous Norse-Gaelic leader Somerled, King of Mann and the Isles. Primarily they are the Clan Donald, for...
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Jagiellon dynasty
The Jagiellonian dynasty was a royal dynasty, founded by Jogaila, the Grand Duke of Lithuania, who in 1386 was baptized as Władysław, married Queen (strictly King) Jadwiga of Poland, and was crowned K...
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Descent from Genghis Khan
Descent from Genghis Khan (Mongolian: Алтан ураг Altan urag, meaning "Golden lineage"; Kazakh : Tore) is traceable primarily in Central Asia. His four sons and other immediate descendants are...
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Jefferson DNA data
The Jefferson–Hemings controversy concerns the question of whether there was an intimate relationship between U.S. President Thomas Jefferson and his mixed-race slave, Sally Hemings, that resulted in ...
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Nicholas II of Russia
Nicholas II (Russian: Николай II, Николай Александрович Романов, Nikolai II, Nikolai Alexandrovich Romanov [nʲɪkɐˈlaj ftɐˈroj, nʲɪkɐˈlaj ɐlʲɪˈksandrəvʲɪtɕ rɐˈmanəf]) (18 May [O.S. 6 May&...
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Alexandra Fyodorovna of Hesse
Alexandra Feodorovna (Russian: Императрица Александра Фёдоровна, Imperatritsa Aleksandra Fyodorovna) (6 June 1872 – 17 July 1918), was Empress consort of Russia as the spouse of Nicholas II, the l...
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Spencer Wells
Spencer Wells (born April 6, 1969) is a geneticist, anthropologist, author, Explorer-in-Residence at the National Geographic Society, Scholar-in-Residence at Georgetown University, and the owner of An...
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Colla Uais
Colla Uais, son of Eochaid Doimlén, son of Cairbre Lifechair, was, according to medieval Irish legend and historical tradition, a High King of Ireland. His given name was Cairell. He and his two broth...
List of Russian rulers
This is a list of all reigning monarchs in the history of Russia. It includes titles Prince of Novgorod, Grand Prince of Kiev, Grand Prince of Vladimir, Grand Prince of Moscow, Tsar of All Rus', and E...
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Grand Prince of Kiev
Grand Prince of Kiev (sometimes Grand Duke of Kiev) was the title of the Kievan prince and the ruler of Kievan Rus' from the 10th to 13th centuries. In the 13th century, Kiev became an appanage princi...
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List of rulers of Galicia and Volhynia
List of rulers of Halychyna and its sister principality Volhynia. They were basically separate principalities (rulers being closely related) until Roman the Great, Prince of Volhynia who conquered als...
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