Rurik 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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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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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...
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...
List of rulers of Galicia and Volhynia - Wikipedia
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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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 Princes 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...
Gagarin family
Gagarin (Russian: Гагарин) is a Rurikid princely family descending from sovereign rulers of Starodub-on-the-Klyazma.
The descendant of the Great Prince Vladimir Svyatoslavich, the Christianize...
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Ostrogski family
Ostrogski (Polish: Ostrogscy, Lithuanian: Ostrogiškiai, Ukrainian: Острозькі-Ostroz'ki, Belarusian: Астрожскія, "Астроскія", Russian: Острожские -Ostrozhskie) was one of the greate...
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Sophia of Minsk
Sophia of Minsk (or Sophia of Polotsk) (c. 1140 – 5 May 1198) was a Danish medieval queen consort as the spouse of King Valdemar I of Denmark, and later a landgravine of Thuringia.
Sophia was the ...
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Wyszesława of Kiev
Wyszesława Sviatoslavna of Kiev (b. ca. 1047? – d. aft. 1089), was a Kievan Rus' princess and member of the Rurikid dynasty and by marriage Duchess and later Queen of Poland.She was the eldest child a...
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Aleksandr Baryatinsky
Aleksandr Ivanovich Baryatinsky (Russian: Александр Иванович Барятинский) (1814–1879), Russian General and Field Marshal (since 1859), Prince, governor of the Caucasus.
Baryatinsky entered the...
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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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Fiodor of Kiev
Fiodor of Kiev (Lithuanian: Teodoras) (the 14th century), was a prince of Kiev. He was descendent of the Putivl branch of Olgovichis (Rurikid). Some speculate that he also was the son of Butvydas,...
Sviatoslav I of Kiev
Sviatoslav I Igorevich (Old East Slavic: С~тославъ / Свѧтославъ Игорєвичь, Sventoslavŭ / Svantoslavŭ Igorevičǐ; Russian: Святослав Игоревич, Sviatoslav Igorevich; Ukrainian: Святослав Ігорович...
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Anne Wiazemsky
Anne Wiazemsky (born 14 May 1947) is a French actress and novelist of the Russian Rurikid family of Princes Vyazemsky-Counts Levashov. Through her mother, she is the granddaughter of François Mauriac....
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Mussorgsky family
Mussorgsky (Russian: Му́соргские), the name of an old Russian noble family, which is one of the branches of rich boyar family of Monastyrev, descendants of princes of Smolensk from Rurikid stock. ...
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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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Dmitry Shuisky
Prince Dmitry Ivanovich Shuisky was a Russian boyar from the Shuisky family, a younger brother to Vasily IV of Russia. As a playmate of young Tsarevich Feodor Ivanovich, Dmitry was said to accompany h...
Yaropolk II of Kiev
Yaropolk II Vladimirovich (Russian: Ярополк II Владимирович) (1082 – 18 February 1139), Prince of Pereyaslav (1114–1132), Velikiy Kniaz (Grand Prince) of Kiev (1132–1139), son of Vladimir II Monom...
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Malmfred of Kiev
Malmfred of Kiev (between 1095 and 1102 – d. after 1137), was a Russian princess and a medieval Norwegian and Danish queen consort, wife first to King Sigurd I of Norway and second to king Eric II of ...
Leo I of Galicia
Leo I of Galicia (Ukrainian: Лев Дани́лович, Lev Danylovych) (ca. 1228 – ca. 1301) became in turn Knyaz of Belz (1245–1264), Knyaz of Peremyshl, Knyaz of Halych (1264–1269) and Grand Prince of Kie...
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