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The Rurik Dynasty was the ruling dynasty of Kievan Rus', Rus' principalities, and early Russia from 862 to 1598. The recognized Russian term of this rulership is called the "Rus Dynasty", from which the word "Russia" was derived. // For other uses, see Dynasty (disambiguation). ... Coat of arms Map of the Kievan Rus′, 11th century Capital Kiev Religion Orthodox Christianity Government Monarchy Historical era Middle Ages  - Established 9th century  - Disestablished 12th century Currency Hryvnia Kievan Rus′ was the predominantly East Slavic[1] medieval state of Rurikid dynasty dominated by the city of Kiev from about... Events Rurik gained control of Novgorod. ... Events January 7 - Boris Godunov seizes the throne of Russia following the death of his brother-in-law, Tsar Feodor I. April 13 - Edict of Nantes - Henry IV of France grants French Huguenots equal rights with Catholics. ...


The dynasty was established by Rurik, a semi-legendary Varangian ruler of Novgorod in 862 (according to Primary Chronicle). The founded state that existed from 862 is called the Kievan Rus'. In the middle of the 12th century Kievan Rus' transformed to a group of independent principalities (Rus' principalities), which were ruled by different branches of the Rurik dynasty. The Moscow principality won a struggle for supremacy between the Rus' states by the end of the XV century. From the reign of Ivan the Terrible, the Moscow branch of the Rurik Dynasty used the title "Tsar of all Russia" and ruled over the Tsardom of Russia. The Rurik Dynasty became extinct with the death in 1598 of tsar Feodor I. Rurik or Riurik (Russian: , Old East Norse Rørik, meaning famous ruler) (ca 830 – ca 879) was a Varangian who gained control of Ladoga in 862 and built the Holmgard settlement (Ryurikovo Gorodishche) in Novgorod. ... The Varangians (Russian: Variags, Варяги) were Scandinavians who travelled eastwards, mainly from Jutland and Sweden. ... Events Rurik gained control of Novgorod. ... The Primary Chronicle (Old-Slavonic: Повсть времяньныхъ лтъ; Russian: Повесть временных лет, Povest vremennykh let; Ukrainian: Повість времмених літ, Povist vremennykh lit; often translated into English as Tale of Bygone Years), is a history of the Ancient Rus from around 850 to 1110 originally compiled in Kiev about 1113. ... Coat of arms Map of the Kievan Rus′, 11th century Capital Kiev Religion Orthodox Christianity Government Monarchy Historical era Middle Ages  - Established 9th century  - Disestablished 12th century Currency Hryvnia Kievan Rus′ was the predominantly East Slavic[1] medieval state of Rurikid dynasty dominated by the city of Kiev from about... Coat of arms Map of the Kievan Rus′, 11th century Capital Kiev Religion Orthodox Christianity Government Monarchy Historical era Middle Ages  - Established 9th century  - Disestablished 12th century Currency Hryvnia Kievan Rus′ was the predominantly East Slavic[1] medieval state of Rurikid dynasty dominated by the city of Kiev from about... Tsar Ivan the Terrible, by Viktor Vasnetsov Ivan IV Vasilyevich (Russian: ) (August 25, 1530, Moscow â€“ March 18, 1584, Moscow) was the Grand Prince of Moscow from 1533 to 1547 and Czar of Russia from 1547 until his death. ... The Tsardom of Russia (Russian: Московское царство or Царство Русское) was the official name for the Russian state between Ivan IVs assumption of the title of Tsar in 1547 and Peter the Greats foundation of the Russian Empire in 1721. ... Events January 7 - Boris Godunov seizes the throne of Russia following the death of his brother-in-law, Tsar Feodor I. April 13 - Edict of Nantes - Henry IV of France grants French Huguenots equal rights with Catholics. ... Feodor presents a golden chain to Boris Godunov. ...


After Feodor's death, an unstable period known as the Time of Troubles ensued, lasting until 1613. In that year, Mikhail I ascended to the throne, founding the Romanov dynasty that would last until 1917. The Time of Troubles (Russian: Смутное время, Smutnoye Vremya) was a period of Russian history comprising the years of interregnum between the death of the last of the Moscow Rurikids, Tsar Feodor Ivanovich in 1598 and the establishment of the Romanov Dynasty in 1613. ... Events January - Galileo observes Neptune, but mistakes it for a star and so is not credited with its discovery. ... Mikhail at the Ipatiev Monastery. ... The House of Romanov (Рома́нов, pronounced Ro-MAH-nof), the second and last royal dynasty of Russia, which ruled Muscovy and the Russian Empire for five generations from 1613 to 1762. ... 1917 (MCMXVII) was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar (see link for calendar) or a common year starting on Tuesday of the 13-day slower Julian calendar (see: 1917 Julian calendar). ...


Among the descendants of the Rurik dynasty are noble families of Russia (Dolgorukov, Repnin, Gorchakov, Gagarin), as well as those of the Commonwealth of Poland-Lithuania (Ostrogski, Wareg-Massalski, Czetwertyński, and others). Dolgoroukov (Долгоруков) is the name of a princely Russian family of Rurikid stock. ... Coat of arms of the Repnin family Repnin (Russian: Репнин), the name of an old Russian princely family of Rurikid stock. ... Coat of arms of the Gorchakov family Gorchakov, or Gortchakoff (Russian: Горчаков) is a Russian princely family of Rurikid stock, descended from Michael Vsevolodovich, prince of Chernigov, who, in 1246, was assassinated by the Mongols in Karakorum. ... Gagarin Coat of Arms, 1st Branch Prince Gagarins ex libris Gagarin (Russian: Гагарин) is a Rurikid princely family descending from sovereign rulers of Starodub-on-the-Klyazma. ... The Jagiellon Era 1385-1572, was dominated by the union of Poland with Lithuania under the Jagiellon Dynasty, founded by the Lithuanian grand duke Jagiello. ...

Contents

List of rulers of the Rurik Dynasty

Princes of Novgorod

Events First attack on Constantinople by Swedish Vikings (the Rus, see Varangians). ... Events Wilfred the Hairy, Count of Barcelona, founded the benedictine monastery at Ripoll. ... Rurik or Riurik (Russian: , Old East Norse Rørik, meaning famous ruler) (ca 830 – ca 879) was a Varangian who gained control of Ladoga in 862 and built the Holmgard settlement (Ryurikovo Gorodishche) in Novgorod. ... Events Wilfred the Hairy, Count of Barcelona, founded the benedictine monastery at Ripoll. ... Events Orso II Participazio becomes Doge of Venice Patriarch Nicholas I Mysticus becomes patriarch of Constantinople Births November 23 - Otto I the Great Holy Roman Emperor (+ 973) Abd-ar-rahman III - prince of the Umayyad dynasty Deaths Oleg of Kiev Categories: 912 ... Prince Oleg ( Norse name Helgu) was the East Slavic ruler who moved the capital of Rus from Novgorod the Great to Kiev. ...

Rulers of Kievan Rus (Grand Princes of Kiev)

Events Orso II Participazio becomes Doge of Venice Patriarch Nicholas I Mysticus becomes patriarch of Constantinople Births November 23 - Otto I the Great Holy Roman Emperor (+ 973) Abd-ar-rahman III - prince of the Umayyad dynasty Deaths Oleg of Kiev Categories: 912 ... Buwayhid dynasty takes control of Baghdad. ... Burial of Igor the Old, by Heinrich Semiradski (1845-1902). ... Buwayhid dynasty takes control of Baghdad. ... Events February 2 - Pope John XII crowns Otto I the Great Holy Roman Emperor. ... Baptism of Princess Olga. ... Burial of Igor the Old, by Heinrich Semiradski (1845-1902). ... Events February 2 - Pope John XII crowns Otto I the Great Holy Roman Emperor. ... Events Otto II marries Theophanu, Byzantine princess. ... Sviatoslav I, Prince of Kiev (c. ... Burial of Igor the Old, by Heinrich Semiradski (1845-1902). ... Baptism of Princess Olga. ... Events Otto II marries Theophanu, Byzantine princess. ... Events Births Emperor Ichijo of Japan Humbert I of Savoy Avicenna Godiva, Countess of Mercia Deaths Categories: 980 ... Kniaz Yaropolk I Sviatoslavich (alternative spelling Iaropolk) (? - 980) was a young and rather enigmatic ruler of Kiev between 972 and 980. ... Sviatoslav I, Prince of Kiev (c. ... Events Births Emperor Ichijo of Japan Humbert I of Savoy Avicenna Godiva, Countess of Mercia Deaths Categories: 980 ... Events August: Canute the Great invades England. ... Detail of the Millenium of Russia monument in Novgorod (1862) representing St Vladimir and his family. ... Sviatoslav I, Prince of Kiev (c. ... Events August: Canute the Great invades England. ... Events Toi invasion: Jurchen pirates invade Kyushu. ... Sviatopolk I Vladimirovich (c. ... Detail of the Millenium of Russia monument in Novgorod (1862) representing St Vladimir and his family. ... Events Toi invasion: Jurchen pirates invade Kyushu. ... Events Cardinal Humbertus, a representative of Pope Leo IX, and Michael Cerularius, Patriarch of Constantinople, decree each others excommunication. ... Mikhail Gerasimovs reconstruction of Yaroslavs appearance, based on his examination of Yaroslavs skull Yaroslav I the Wise (c. ... Detail of the Millenium of Russia monument in Novgorod (1862) representing St Vladimir and his family. ... Events Cardinal Humbertus, a representative of Pope Leo IX, and Michael Cerularius, Patriarch of Constantinople, decree each others excommunication. ... Events Emperor Go-Sanjo ascends the throne of Japan William the Conqueror takes Exeter after a brief siege Births Henry I of England (d. ... Iziaslav Yaroslavich (1024-1078), Kniaz (Prince) of Turaw, Veliki Kniaz (the Grand Prince) of Kiev (since 1054), the oldest son of Yaroslav I the Wise. ... Mikhail Gerasimovs reconstruction of Yaroslavs appearance, based on his examination of Yaroslavs skull Yaroslav I the Wise (c. ... Events Emperor Go-Sanjo ascends the throne of Japan William the Conqueror takes Exeter after a brief siege Births Henry I of England (d. ... Events Harrying of the North- King William of England (William the Conqueror) reacts to rebellions made by his people against him. ... Detail of the Millenium of Russia monument in Novgorod (1862) representing St Vladimir and his family. ... Events Harrying of the North- King William of England (William the Conqueror) reacts to rebellions made by his people against him. ... Events Cardinal Hildebrand elevated to papacy as Pope Gregory VII, succeeding Pope Alexander II Emperor Shirakawa ascends the throne of Japan Rabbi Yitchaki Alfassi finishes writing the Rif, an important work of Jewish law. ... Iziaslav Yaroslavich (1024-1078), Kniaz (Prince) of Turaw, Veliki Kniaz (the Grand Prince) of Kiev (since 1054), the oldest son of Yaroslav I the Wise. ... Events Cardinal Hildebrand elevated to papacy as Pope Gregory VII, succeeding Pope Alexander II Emperor Shirakawa ascends the throne of Japan Rabbi Yitchaki Alfassi finishes writing the Rif, an important work of Jewish law. ... Events February 14 - Pope Gregory VII excommunicates Henry IV, Holy Roman Emperor. ... Svyatoslav Yaroslavich (1027—1076) was the Prince of Chernigov from 1054 to 1073 and Grand Prince of Kiev from 1073 until his death. ... Mikhail Gerasimovs reconstruction of Yaroslavs appearance, based on his examination of Yaroslavs skull Yaroslav I the Wise (c. ... Events February 14 - Pope Gregory VII excommunicates Henry IV, Holy Roman Emperor. ... Events January 26 - Henry IV, Holy Roman Emperor visits Pope Gregory VII as a penitent, asking him remove sentence of excommunication Robert Curthose instigates his first insurrection against his father, William the Conqueror Seljuk Turks capture Nicaea Süleyman I of Rüm becomes the leader of the Sultanate of... ... Mikhail Gerasimovs reconstruction of Yaroslavs appearance, based on his examination of Yaroslavs skull Yaroslav I the Wise (c. ... Events January 26 - Henry IV, Holy Roman Emperor visits Pope Gregory VII as a penitent, asking him remove sentence of excommunication Robert Curthose instigates his first insurrection against his father, William the Conqueror Seljuk Turks capture Nicaea Süleyman I of Rüm becomes the leader of the Sultanate of... Events Romanesque church begun at Santiago de Compostela, Galicia, Spain Anselm of Canterbury becomes abbot of Le Bec William the Conqueror ordered the White Tower to be built Births Deaths Categories: 1078 ... Iziaslav Yaroslavich (1024-1078), Kniaz (Prince) of Turaw, Veliki Kniaz (the Grand Prince) of Kiev (since 1054), the oldest son of Yaroslav I the Wise. ... Events Romanesque church begun at Santiago de Compostela, Galicia, Spain Anselm of Canterbury becomes abbot of Le Bec William the Conqueror ordered the White Tower to be built Births Deaths Categories: 1078 ... // Events Donald III of Scotland comes to the throne of Scotland. ... ... // Events Donald III of Scotland comes to the throne of Scotland. ... Events Pierre Abélard opens his school in Paris End of Kyanzitthas reign in Myanmar Alaungsithus reign begins in Myanmar Suryavarman Is reign begins in the Khmer Empire Bridlington Priory founded Births August 24 - Geoffrey V, Count of Anjou (died 1151) Stefan Nemanja, Serbian Grand Zupan Deaths... Mosaic of St. ... Iziaslav Yaroslavich (1024-1078), Kniaz (Prince) of Turaw, Veliki Kniaz (the Grand Prince) of Kiev (since 1054), the oldest son of Yaroslav I the Wise. ... Events Pierre Abélard opens his school in Paris End of Kyanzitthas reign in Myanmar Alaungsithus reign begins in Myanmar Suryavarman Is reign begins in the Khmer Empire Bridlington Priory founded Births August 24 - Geoffrey V, Count of Anjou (died 1151) Stefan Nemanja, Serbian Grand Zupan Deaths... Events May 23 - Lothair of Saxony becomes Holy Roman Emperor on the death of Henry V. War ends between Toulouse and Provence. ... Vladimir Monomakh (1053 – May 19, 1125) was undoubtedly the best loved prince of Kievan Rus. ... ... Events May 23 - Lothair of Saxony becomes Holy Roman Emperor on the death of Henry V. War ends between Toulouse and Provence. ... Events Diarmaid Mac Murrough has the abbey of Kildare in Ireland burned and the abbess raped. ... Mstislav I Vladimirovich the Great (Russian: ) (June 1, 1076 – April 14, 1132), was the Velikiy Kniaz (Grand Prince) of Kiev (1125-1132), the eldest son of Vladimir II Monomakh by Gytha of Wessex. ... Vladimir Monomakh (1053 – May 19, 1125) was undoubtedly the best loved prince of Kievan Rus. ... Events Diarmaid Mac Murrough has the abbey of Kildare in Ireland burned and the abbess raped. ... July 26, Independence of Portugal from the Kingdom of León and Castile declared after the Battle of Ourique against the Almoravids lead by Ali ibn Yusuf: Prince Afonso Henriques becomes Afonso I, King of Portugal, after assembling the first assembly of the estates-general of Portugal at Lamego, where... Yaropolk II Vladimirovich (Ярополк II Владимирович in Russian) (1082-February 18, 1139), Prince of Pereyaslav (1114-1132), Velikiy Kniaz (Grand Prince) of Kiev (1132-1138), son of Vladimir Monomakh and Gytha of Wessex. ... Vladimir Monomakh (1053 – May 19, 1125) was undoubtedly the best loved prince of Kievan Rus. ... July 26, Independence of Portugal from the Kingdom of León and Castile declared after the Battle of Ourique against the Almoravids lead by Ali ibn Yusuf: Prince Afonso Henriques becomes Afonso I, King of Portugal, after assembling the first assembly of the estates-general of Portugal at Lamego, where... Vladimir Monomakh (1053 – May 19, 1125) was undoubtedly the best loved prince of Kievan Rus. ... July 26, Independence of Portugal from the Kingdom of León and Castile declared after the Battle of Ourique against the Almoravids lead by Ali ibn Yusuf: Prince Afonso Henriques becomes Afonso I, King of Portugal, after assembling the first assembly of the estates-general of Portugal at Lamego, where... Events Saint Bernard of Clairvaux preaches the Second Crusade at Vezelay, Burgundy First written mention of Bryansk. ... Vsevolod II Olgovich (Всеволод II Ольгович in Russian) (? - August 1, 1146), Kniaz (Prince) of Chernigov (1127-1139) and Velikiy Kniaz (Grand Prince) of Kiev (1139-1146), son of Oleg Svyatoslavich, Kniaz (Prince) of Chernigov. ... Svyatoslav Yaroslavich (1027—1076) was the Prince of Chernigov from 1054 to 1073 and Grand Prince of Kiev from 1073 until his death. ... Events Saint Bernard of Clairvaux preaches the Second Crusade at Vezelay, Burgundy First written mention of Bryansk. ... Igor II Olgovich (Игорь II Ольгович in Russian) (? - September 19, 1147), Kniaz (Prince) of Chernigov and Velikiy Kniaz (Grand Prince) of Kiev (1147). ... Vsevolod II Olgovich (Всеволод II Ольгович in Russian) (? - August 1, 1146), Kniaz (Prince) of Chernigov (1127-1139) and Velikiy Kniaz (Grand Prince) of Kiev (1139-1146), son of Oleg Svyatoslavich, Kniaz (Prince) of Chernigov. ... Events Saint Bernard of Clairvaux preaches the Second Crusade at Vezelay, Burgundy First written mention of Bryansk. ... Iziaslav II Mstislavich (Изяслав II Мстиславич in Russian) (c. ... Monument to Yuriy Dolgorukiy in Moscow. ... Iziaslav II Mstislavich (Изяслав II Мстиславич in Russian) (c. ... Rostislav Mstislavich (Russian: ) (c. ... Izyaslav III Davidovich (Изяслав III Давидович in Russian) (? - 1162), Kniaz (Prince) of Chernigov (1152-1154, 1155-1157) and Velikiy Kniaz (Grand Prince) of Kiev (1154-1155, 1157-1158, 1162). ... Monument to Yuriy Dolgorukiy in Moscow. ... Izyaslav III Davidovich (Изяслав III Давидович in Russian) (? - 1162), Kniaz (Prince) of Chernigov (1152-1154, 1155-1157) and Velikiy Kniaz (Grand Prince) of Kiev (1154-1155, 1157-1158, 1162). ... Rostislav Mstislavich (Russian: ) (c. ... Izyaslav III Davidovich (Изяслав III Давидович in Russian) (? - 1162), Kniaz (Prince) of Chernigov (1152-1154, 1155-1157) and Velikiy Kniaz (Grand Prince) of Kiev (1154-1155, 1157-1158, 1162). ... Rostislav Mstislavich (Russian: ) (c. ... Mstislav II Izyaslavich (Мстислав Изяславич in Russian) (? - 1170), Kniaz (Prince) of Pereyaslavl, Volynsk and Velikiy Kniaz (Grand Prince) of Kiev (1167-1169, 1170). ... Gleb Yuriyevich (Глеб Юрьевич in Russian) (? - 1171), Prince of Kursk (1147), Kanev (1149), Pereyaslavl (1155-1169) and Grand Prince of Kiev (1169, 1170-1171). ... Vladimir II Mstislavich (Владимир II Мстиславич in Russian) (1132-1173), Prince of Dorogobuzh (1150-1154, 1170-1171), Vladimir and Volyn (1154-1157), Slutsk (1162), Tripolye (1162-1168) and Grand Prince of Kiev (1171). ... Mikhalko Yuryevich (Михалко (Михаил) Юрьевич in Russian) (? - June 20, 1176), Prince of Torchesk (mid-1160s-1173), Vladimir and Suzdal (1175-1176) and Grand Prince of Kiev (1171). ... Roman Rostislavich (Роман Ростиславич in Russian) (? - 1180), Prince of Smolensk (1160-1172, 1177-1180), Grand Prince of Kiev (1171-1173, 1175-1177) and Prince of Novgorod (1178-1179). ... Vsevolod III Yuriyevich, or Vsevolod the Big Nest (also: Vsevolod the Large Nest) (Всеволод III Юрьевич Большое Гнездо in Russian) (1154-1212), Grand Prince of Kiev... Rurik Rostislavich (Рюрик Ростиславич in Russian) (? - 1214), Prince of Novgorod (1170-1171), Belgorod (1173-1194), Grand Prince of Kiev (1173, 1180-1182, 1194-1202, 1203-1205, 1206, 1207-1210), Prince of Chernigov (1210-1214). ... Svyatoslav III Vsevolodovich (Святослав III Всеволодич in Russian) (? - 1194), Prince of Turov (1142 and 1154), Vladimir and Volyn (1141-1146), Pinsk (1154), Novgorod-Seversky (1157-1164), Chernigov (1164-1177), Grand Prince of Kiev... Yaroslav II Iziaslavich (Ярослав Изяславич in Russian) (? - 1180?), Prince of Turov (1146), Novgorod (1148 - 1153), Lutsk (1157 - 1180) and Grand Prince of Kiev (1174-1175, 1180). ... Roman Rostislavich (Роман Ростиславич in Russian) (? - 1180), Prince of Smolensk (1160-1172, 1177-1180), Grand Prince of Kiev (1171-1173, 1175-1177) and Prince of Novgorod (1178-1179). ... Svyatoslav III Vsevolodovich (Святослав III Всеволодич in Russian) (? - 1194), Prince of Turov (1142 and 1154), Vladimir and Volyn (1141-1146), Pinsk (1154), Novgorod-Seversky (1157-1164), Chernigov (1164-1177), Grand Prince of Kiev... Yaroslav II Iziaslavich (Ярослав Изяславич in Russian) (? - 1180?), Prince of Turov (1146), Novgorod (1148 - 1153), Lutsk (1157 - 1180) and Grand Prince of Kiev (1174-1175, 1180). ... Rurik Rostislavich (Рюрик Ростиславич in Russian) (? - 1214), Prince of Novgorod (1170-1171), Belgorod (1173-1194), Grand Prince of Kiev (1173, 1180-1182, 1194-1202, 1203-1205, 1206, 1207-1210), Prince of Chernigov (1210-1214). ... Svyatoslav III Vsevolodovich (Святослав III Всеволодич in Russian) (? - 1194), Prince of Turov (1142 and 1154), Vladimir and Volyn (1141-1146), Pinsk (1154), Novgorod-Seversky (1157-1164), Chernigov (1164-1177), Grand Prince of Kiev... Rurik Rostislavich (Рюрик Ростиславич in Russian) (? - 1214), Prince of Novgorod (1170-1171), Belgorod (1173-1194), Grand Prince of Kiev (1173, 1180-1182, 1194-1202, 1203-1205, 1206, 1207-1210), Prince of Chernigov (1210-1214). ... Ingvar Yaroslavich (Ингварь Ярославич in Russian) (? - ?), Prince of Dorogobuzh, Prince of Lutsk, Grand Prince of Kiev (1202 and 1214), Prince of Vladimir and Volyn (1207). ... Rurik Rostislavich (Рюрик Ростиславич in Russian) (? - 1214), Prince of Novgorod (1170-1171), Belgorod (1173-1194), Grand Prince of Kiev (1173, 1180-1182, 1194-1202, 1203-1205, 1206, 1207-1210), Prince of Chernigov (1210-1214). ... Vsevolod Svyatoslavich (Всеволод Святославич in Russian) (? - 1214), Prince of Chernigov (1204-1210, 1214) and Grand Prince of Kiev (1206-1212, with intervals). ... Rurik Rostislavich (Рюрик Ростиславич in Russian) (? - 1214), Prince of Novgorod (1170-1171), Belgorod (1173-1194), Grand Prince of Kiev (1173, 1180-1182, 1194-1202, 1203-1205, 1206, 1207-1210), Prince of Chernigov (1210-1214). ... Vsevolod Svyatoslavich (Всеволод Святославич in Russian) (? - 1214), Prince of Chernigov (1204-1210, 1214) and Grand Prince of Kiev (1206-1212, with intervals). ... Rurik Rostislavich (Рюрик Ростиславич in Russian) (? - 1214), Prince of Novgorod (1170-1171), Belgorod (1173-1194), Grand Prince of Kiev (1173, 1180-1182, 1194-1202, 1203-1205, 1206, 1207-1210), Prince of Chernigov (1210-1214). ... Vsevolod Svyatoslavich (Всеволод Святославич in Russian) (? - 1214), Prince of Chernigov (1204-1210, 1214) and Grand Prince of Kiev (1206-1212, with intervals). ... Mstislav Romanovich the Old (Мстислав Романович Старый in Russian) (? - 1223), Prince of Pskov (1179 - ?), Smolensk (1197 - ?), Bilhorod, presently Bilohorodka (1206), Halych (? - ?) and Grand prince of Kiev (1212-1223). ... Events Batu Khan and the Golden Horde sack the Ruthenian city of Kyiv Births Pope Benedict XI Deaths April 11 - Llywelyn ap Iorwerth, also known as Llywelyn The Great Prince of Gwynedd Monarchs/Presidents Aragon - James I King of Aragon and count of Barcelona (reigned from 1213 to 1276) Castile... Monument to King Danylo in Lviv. ... Roman the Great or Roman Mstislavich (c. ...

Galician-Volhynian Kings and Princes

Events John Lackland, becomes King of England Births Isobel of Huntingdon (d. ... January 6 - Philip of Swabia becomes King of the Romans April 14 - Battle of Adrianople between Bulgars and Latins August 20 - Following certain news of Baldwin Is death, Henry of Flanders is crowned Emperor of the Latin Empire April 1 - King Amalric II of Jerusalem (born 1145) May 7... Roman the Great or Roman Mstislavich (c. ... Mstislav II Izyaslavich (Мстислав Изяславич in Russian) (? - 1170), Kniaz (Prince) of Pereyaslavl, Volynsk and Velikiy Kniaz (Grand Prince) of Kiev (1167-1169, 1170). ... January 6 - Philip of Swabia becomes King of the Romans April 14 - Battle of Adrianople between Bulgars and Latins August 20 - Following certain news of Baldwin Is death, Henry of Flanders is crowned Emperor of the Latin Empire April 1 - King Amalric II of Jerusalem (born 1145) May 7... A contemporary monument to the Battle of Lewes, a crucial 1264 battle in the Second Barons War in England. ... Monument to King Danylo in Lviv. ... Roman the Great or Roman Mstislavich (c. ... A contemporary monument to the Battle of Lewes, a crucial 1264 battle in the Second Barons War in England. ... Events February 7 - Edward of Caernarvon (later King Edward II of England) becomes the first Prince of Wales End of the reign of Emperor Go-Fushimi, emperor of Japan Emperor Go-Nijō ascends to the throne of Japan Dante was sent into Exile in Florence. ... Lev I of Halych in front of his capital, Lviv Leo I of Halych (Ukrainian: , Lev Danylovich), (born ca. ... Monument to King Danylo in Lviv. ... Events February 7 - Edward of Caernarvon (later King Edward II of England) becomes the first Prince of Wales End of the reign of Emperor Go-Fushimi, emperor of Japan Emperor Go-Nijō ascends to the throne of Japan Dante was sent into Exile in Florence. ... Events Henry VII is elected as king of the Holy Roman Empire. ... Lev I of Halych in front of his capital, Lviv Leo I of Halych (Ukrainian: , Lev Danylovich), (born ca. ... Events Henry VII is elected as king of the Holy Roman Empire. ... August 12 - The Treaty of Nöteborg between Sweden and Novgorod (Russia) is signed, regulating the border for the first time Canonization of Saint Thomas Aquinas Lithuania: in Letters of Gediminas, Vilnius is named as the capital city Pharos of Alexandria Lighthouse (one of the Seven Wonders of the world... Andrew of Halych (Ukrainian: ), Andriy Yuriyovich, Andriy I, Andrew I of Galich, Andrii I, Andrei of Galicia, Andrey of Galič, Andrew of Galicia (unknown - 1323) was the last Ruthenian (Ukrainian) king of Galicia-Volhynia in 1308-1323 (according to other sources since 1315). ...

Princes of Moscow

For broader historical context, see 1280s and 13th century. ... // Events 24 February: Battle of Roslin 20 April: Pope Boniface VIII founds the University of Rome La Sapienza Edward I of England reconquers Scotland (see also: William Wallace, Wars of Scottish Independence) The Khilji Dynasty conquers time travel Births Saint Birgitta, Swedish saint (died 1373) Gegeen Khan, Mongol emperor of... Daniil (Daniel) Aleksandrovich (Даниил Александрович in Russian) (1261 - March 4/5, 1303), the first Grand Prince of Moscow, the youngest son of Alexander Nevsky of Novgorod, forefather of all the princes of Moscow. ... Saint Alexander Nevsky   (Алекса́ндр Яросла́вич Не́вский in Russian; transliteration: Aleksandr Yaroslavich Nevskiy) (May 30, 1220? – November 14, 1263) was the Grand Prince of Novgorod and Vladimir during some of the most trying times in the countrys history. ... // Events 24 February: Battle of Roslin 20 April: Pope Boniface VIII founds the University of Rome La Sapienza Edward I of England reconquers Scotland (see also: William Wallace, Wars of Scottish Independence) The Khilji Dynasty conquers time travel Births Saint Birgitta, Swedish saint (died 1373) Gegeen Khan, Mongol emperor of... Events January 7:Alfonso IV becomes the King of Portugal. ... Yuri Danilovich (Юрий Данилович in Russian)(unknown - November 21, 1325), Prince of Moscow (1303 - 1325) and Grand Prince of Vladimir (since 1317), oldest son of Daniel. ... Daniil (Daniel) Aleksandrovich (Даниил Александрович in Russian) (1261 - March 4/5, 1303), the first Grand Prince of Moscow, the youngest son of Alexander Nevsky of Novgorod, forefather of all the princes of Moscow. ... Events January 7:Alfonso IV becomes the King of Portugal. ... Events The Queens College, a constituent college of the University of Oxford, is founded. ... Ivan I Danilovich Kalita (Ivan the Moneybag) (Ива́н I Дани́лович Калита́ in Russian)(1288 - March 31, 1340), Prince of Moscow (since 1325), Grand Prince of Vladimir (since 1328), son of Daniil... Daniil (Daniel) Aleksandrovich (Даниил Александрович in Russian) (1261 - March 4/5, 1303), the first Grand Prince of Moscow, the youngest son of Alexander Nevsky of Novgorod, forefather of all the princes of Moscow. ... Events The Queens College, a constituent college of the University of Oxford, is founded. ... Events The Decameron was finished by Giovanni Boccaccio. ... Simeon Ivanovich Gordyi (Семён Иванович Гордый in Russian; Gordyi means proud) (1316 - 1353), Grand Prince of Moscow and Vladimir, oldest son of Ivan Kalita. ... Ivan I Danilovich Kalita (Ivan the Moneybag) (Ива́н I Дани́лович Калита́ in Russian)(1288 - March 31, 1340), Prince of Moscow (since 1325), Grand Prince of Vladimir (since 1328), son of Daniil... Events The Decameron was finished by Giovanni Boccaccio. ... Events Change of emperor of the Ottoman Empire from Orhan I (1326-1359) to Murad I (1359-1389) Berlin joins the Hanseatic League. ... Ivan II Ivanovich the Beautiful (Иван II Иванович Красный in Russian) (March 30, 1326–November 13, 1359) was a ruler of Moscow (1353–1359). ... Ivan I Danilovich Kalita (Ivan the Moneybag) (Ива́н I Дани́лович Калита́ in Russian)(1288 - March 31, 1340), Prince of Moscow (since 1325), Grand Prince of Vladimir (since 1328), son of Daniil...

Grand Princes of Moscow-Vladimir

Events Change of emperor of the Ottoman Empire from Orhan I (1326-1359) to Murad I (1359-1389) Berlin joins the Hanseatic League. ... Events February 24 - Margaret I defeats Albert in battle, thus becoming ruler of Denmark, Norway and Sweden June 28 - Battle of Kosovo between Serbs and Ottomans. ... Statue of Dmitri Donskoi (1862). ... Ivan II Ivanovich the Beautiful (Иван II Иванович Красный in Russian) (March 30, 1326–November 13, 1359) was a ruler of Moscow (1353–1359). ... Events February 24 - Margaret I defeats Albert in battle, thus becoming ruler of Denmark, Norway and Sweden June 28 - Battle of Kosovo between Serbs and Ottomans. ... Events Foundation of the Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Belgium Births John II, Duke of Lorraine (died 1470) Edmund Sutton, English nobleman (died 1483) Deaths January 18 - Edmund Mortimer, 5th Earl of March, English politician (born 1391) March 17 - Ashikaga Yoshikazu, Japanese shogun (born 1407) May 24 - Murdoch Stewart, 2nd Duke of... Vasiliy I Dmitriyevich (Василий I Дмитриевич in Russian) (1371 – February, 1425), Grand Prince of Moscow since 1389, oldest son of Dmitri Donskoi and Grand Princess Eudoxia - daughter of the Grand Prince Dmitry Konstantinovich of Nizhny Novgorod. ... Statue of Dmitri Donskoi (1862). ... Events Foundation of the Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Belgium Births John II, Duke of Lorraine (died 1470) Edmund Sutton, English nobleman (died 1483) Deaths January 18 - Edmund Mortimer, 5th Earl of March, English politician (born 1391) March 17 - Ashikaga Yoshikazu, Japanese shogun (born 1407) May 24 - Murdoch Stewart, 2nd Duke of... Events Settlers from Portugal begin to settle the Cape Verde islands. ... Vasili II Vasiliyevich Tyomniy (Blind) (Василий II Васильевич Тёмный in Russian) (March 10, 1415 – March 27, 1462) was the Grand Prince of Moscow whose long reign (1425-1462) was plagued by the greatest civil war of medieval Russian history. ... Vasiliy I Dmitriyevich (Василий I Дмитриевич in Russian) (1371 – February, 1425), Grand Prince of Moscow since 1389, oldest son of Dmitri Donskoi and Grand Princess Eudoxia - daughter of the Grand Prince Dmitry Konstantinovich of Nizhny Novgorod. ... Events Settlers from Portugal begin to settle the Cape Verde islands. ... 1505 was a common year starting on Sunday (see link for calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... Albus rex Ivan III Ivan III Vasilevich (Иван III Васильевич) (January 22, 1440, Moscow – October 27, 1505, Moscow), also known as Ivan the Great, was a grand duke of Muscovy who first adopted a more pretentious title of the grand duke of all the Russias. Sometimes referred to as the gatherer of... Vasili II Vasiliyevich Tyomniy (Blind) (Василий II Васильевич Тёмный in Russian) (March 10, 1415 – March 27, 1462) was the Grand Prince of Moscow whose long reign (1425-1462) was plagued by the greatest civil war of medieval Russian history. ... 1505 was a common year starting on Sunday (see link for calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... Events January 25 - King Henry VIII of England marries Anne Boleyn, his second Queen consort. ... Vasili III Ivanovich (Russian: Василий III Иванович, also Basil) (March 25, 1479 – December 3, 1533) was the Grand Prince of Moscow from 1505 to 1533. ... Albus rex Ivan III Ivan III Vasilevich (Иван III Васильевич) (January 22, 1440, Moscow – October 27, 1505, Moscow), also known as Ivan the Great, was a grand duke of Muscovy who first adopted a more pretentious title of the grand duke of all the Russias. Sometimes referred to as the gatherer of...

Russian Tsars

Events January 25 - King Henry VIII of England marries Anne Boleyn, his second Queen consort. ... 1584 was a leap year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar or a leap year starting on Wednesday of the Julian calendar. ... Tsar Ivan the Terrible, by Viktor Vasnetsov Ivan IV Vasilyevich (Russian: ) (August 25, 1530, Moscow â€“ March 18, 1584, Moscow) was the Grand Prince of Moscow from 1533 to 1547 and Czar of Russia from 1547 until his death. ... Vasili III Ivanovich (Russian: Василий III Иванович, also Basil) (March 25, 1479 – December 3, 1533) was the Grand Prince of Moscow from 1505 to 1533. ... 1584 was a leap year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar or a leap year starting on Wednesday of the Julian calendar. ... Events January 7 - Boris Godunov seizes the throne of Russia following the death of his brother-in-law, Tsar Feodor I. April 13 - Edict of Nantes - Henry IV of France grants French Huguenots equal rights with Catholics. ... Feodor presents a golden chain to Boris Godunov. ... Tsar Ivan the Terrible, by Viktor Vasnetsov Ivan IV Vasilyevich (Russian: ) (August 25, 1530, Moscow â€“ March 18, 1584, Moscow) was the Grand Prince of Moscow from 1533 to 1547 and Czar of Russia from 1547 until his death. ...

Princely families of Rurikid stock

from princes of

  • Polotsk: Vitebsky, Izyaslavsky, Drutsky, Minsky and Polotsky.
  • Peremyshl: Galitsky and Peremyshlsky.
  • Chernigov: Baryatinsky , Belevsky , Volkonsky , Vorotynsky , Gorensky , Gorchakov , Dolgorukov , Yeletsky , Zvenigorodsky-Ryumin , Zvenigorodsky-Barashev , Zvenigorodsky-Spyachy , Zvenigorodsky-Shestov , Zvenigorodsky-Zventsov , Zvenigorodsky-Tokmakov , Zvenigorodsky-Nozdrevaty , Karachevsky, Kashin , Klubkov-Massalski, Kozelsky, Koltsov-Massalski , Koninsky, Kurlyatev , Litvinv-Massalski , Lykov , Massalski, Massalsky ,Machevsky, Mezetsky, Obolensky, Nogtev-Obolensky, Strigin-Obolensky, Yaroslavov-Obolensky, Nagiye-Obolensky, Telepnev-Obolensky, Ovchinin-Telepnev-Obolensky, Obolensky-Cherny, Obolensky-Bely, Obolensky-Zoloty, Obolensky-Serebryany, Odoevsky, Ogiński, Ossovitsky, Peremyshlsky (Peremyshl of Kaluga), Peninsky, Puzyny, Repnin, Repnin-Volkonsky , Svyatopolk-Chetvertinsky , Spashsky, Torussky, Trostensky , Turenin, Tufyakin , Khotetovsky , Shchepin-Obolensky and Shcherbatov .
  • Ryazan: Muromsky and Pronsky.
  • Galich (Southern Galich): Babichev , Bakrinovsky, Volynsky, Drutsky, Drutsky-Ozeretsky, Drutsky-Sokolinsky, Drutsky-Gorsky, Drutsky-Lyubetsky , Drutsky-Podberezhsky, Zaslavsky, Lutsky, Ostrogski, and Putyatin.
  • Smolensk: Vyazemsky, Berezuisky, Dashkov, Zhizhemsky, Kozlovsky, Korkodinov, Kropotkin, Porkhovsky, Selekhovsky, Solomeretsky and Fominsky.
  • Yaroslavl: Alabyshev, Alenkin, Belsky, Velikogagin, Golygin, Dulov, Deyev, Zhirovy-Zasekin, Zaozersky, Zasekin, Zubaty, Kubensky, Kurbsky, L'vov, Molozhsky, Mortkin, Okhlyabinin, Penkov, Prozorovsky, Sandyrevsky, Siseev, Sitsky, Sontsov, Sontsov-Zasekin, Sudsky, Temnosiny, Troekurov, Ukhorsky, Ushaty, Khvorostinin, Yukhotsky, Shamin, Shastunov, Shakhovsky, Shekhonsky, Shumorovsky and Shchetinin.
  • Rostov: Bakhteyarov-Rostovsky, Brity-Rostovsky, Buinosov-Rostovsky, Bychkov-Rostovsky, Gvozdev-Rostovsky, Golenitsin-Rostovsky, Goluby-Rostovsky, Kasatkin-Rostovsky, Katyrev-Rostovsky, Lastkin-Rostovsky, Lobanov-Rostovsky, Priimkov-Rostovsky, Puzhbolsky-Rostovsky, Temkin-Rostovsky, Khokholkov-Rostovsky, Shchepin-Rostovsky and Yanov-Rostovsky.
  • Beloozero: Andomsky, Beloselsky, Vadbolsky, Dyabrinsky, Kargolomsky, Kemsky, Sugorsky, Ukhtomsky and Sheleshpansky.
  • Suzdal: Barbashin, Brukhaty-Shuisky, Glazaty-Shuisky, Gorbaty-Shuisky, Kirdyapin-Shuisky, Nizhegorodsky, Nogtev-Suzdalsky, Skopin-Shuisky and Shuisky.
  • Moscow: Borovsky, Vereisky, Volotsky, Galitsky (Galich of Merya), Mozhaisky, Uglitsky and Shemyakin.
  • Tver: Dorogobuzhsky, Kashinsky, Mikulinsky, Telyatevsky , Kholmsky and Chernyatinsky.
  • Starodub: Gagarin , Golibesovsky, Gundorov, Kovrov, Krivoborsky, Lyalovsky, Nebogaty, Neuchkin, Ossipovsky, Paletsky, Pozharsky, Romodanovsky, Ryapolovsky, Tatev, Tulupov and Khilkov.

Polatsk (Belarusian: По́лацак, По́лацк; Polish: Połock, also spelt as Polacak; Russian: По́лоцк, also transliterated as Polotsk, Polotzk, Polock) is the most historic city in Belarus, situated on the Dvina... Vitebsk Railway Station in May 2005. ... [edit] People Marvin Minsky, robotics Hyman Minsky (1919-1996) American economist Terri Minsky, American television writer and producer Nikolai Minsky, Russian poet [edit] Things Minskys Burlesque [edit] See also Minsk Categories: | ... For alternative meanings of Przemysl see: Przemysl (disambiguation page). ... Chernihiv (Чернігів in Ukrainian) is an ancient city in northern Ukraine, the central city of Chernihivska oblast. Some common historical spellings of the name are Polish: Czernichów, and Russian: Чернигов, Chernigov. ... Vorotynsky was one of the most eminent Rurikid princely houses of Muscovite Russia. ... Coat of arms of the Gorchakov family Gorchakov, or Gortchakoff (Russian: Горчаков) is a Russian princely family of Rurikid stock, descended from Michael Vsevolodovich, prince of Chernigov, who, in 1246, was assassinated by the Mongols in Karakorum. ... Dolgoroukov (Долгоруков) is the name of a princely Russian family of Rurikid stock. ... A church in the center of Kashin. ... Obolensky (Russian: ) is the name of a princely Russian family of Rurikid stock. ... Prince Vladimir Fyodorovich Odoevsky (Russian: ) (August 13 [O.S. August 1] 1803 – March 11 [O.S. February 27] 1869) was a prominent Russian philosopher, writer, music critic, philanthropist and pedagogue. ... Konstantin Tsiolkovsky State Museum of the History of Cosmonautics in Kaluga, built in 1967 Kaluga (Калу́га in Russian) is a city in central Russia on the Oka River 188 km southwest of Moscow, administrative center of Kaluga Oblast. ... Coat of arms of the Repnin family Repnin (Russian: Репнин), the name of an old Russian princely family of Rurikid stock. ... , Ryazan (Russian: IPA: ) is a city in the Central Federal District of Russia, the administrative center of Ryazan Oblast. ... The name may refer to Halych, of Galicia (Central Europe) Galich, Russia Alexander Galich, a Russian dissident bard This is a disambiguation page — a navigational aid which lists other pages that might otherwise share the same title. ... Volynsky may mean: Artemy Petrovich Volynsky (1689-1740), Russian statesman Volodymyr-Volynskyi, Ukrainian city Dmitry Volynsky (1961 - ), Musician, Occupational Therapist Category: ... A view of Smolensk in 1912. ... Vyazemsky (Russian: ) is a town in Khabarovsk Krai, Russia, located 130 km south-west of Khabarovsk close to the Ussuri River and the border with China at . Population: 15,760 (2002 Census). ... See also KozÅ‚owski Kozlovski, Kozlowsky, Kozlowski, KozÅ‚owski, Kozlovskij, Козловский etc. ... Peter Kropotkin Prince Peter Alexeievich Kropotkin (Пётр Алексе́евич Кропо́ткин) ( December 9, 1842 - February 8, 1921) was one of Russias foremost anarchists and one of the first advocates... Yaroslavl (Russian: ) is a city in Russia, the administrative center of Yaroslavl Oblast, located 250 km north-east of Moscow at . ... Belsky (Russian: Бельский, pl. ... Location of Ilava District in the Trenčín Region Dulov is a village and municipality in the Ilava District of the Trenčín Region of Slovakia. ... Coat of arms of the Prozorovsky family incorporates official emblems of Yaroslavl, Smolensk, Kazan, and Kiev. ... Shchetinin (Russian: Щетинин) was the first Russian aviation company. ... Rostov (Russian: Росто́в; Old Norse: Rostofa) is one of the oldest towns in Russia and an important tourist centre of the so called Golden ring. ... Prince Aleksey Borisovich Lobanov_Rostovsky (December 30, 1824 _ August 30, 1896) was a Russian statesman, probably best remembered for having published the Russian Genealogical Book (in 2 volumes). ... Belozersk cathedral in 1909. ... This article is about the Russian town. ... Shuisky (Шуйские) was a Rurikid family of boyars descending from Grand Dukes of Vladimir-Suzdal. ... Position of Moscow in Europe Coordinates: , Country District Subdivision Russia Central Federal District Federal City Government  - Mayor Yuriy Luzhkov Area  - City 1,081 km²  (417. ... Borovsky can refer to: Eugene Znosko-Borovsky (1884–1954), a Russian chess master Karel Havlíček Borovský (1821–1856) a Czech author and influential journalist Alexander Borovsky, Curator of Contemporary Art at the Russian Museum, St. ... The Meryas were a probably Finno-Ugric tribe which lived in the region of Moscow, Rostov, Kostroma, Jaroslavl and Vladimir. ... Tvers coat of arms depicts grand ducal crown placed on a throne. ... Kholmsky may refer to: Princes Kholmsky, a great Rurikid family of medieval Russia, the senior branch in the House of Tver Kholmsky District, name of several districts in Russia Kholmsky, a former urban-type settlement in Krasnodar Krai, Russia; since 1997—stanitsa (village) Kholmskaya[1] Category: ... Starodub (Стародуб in Russian; could be translated as old oak), a town in the Bryansk Oblast in Russia. ... Gagarin Coat of Arms, 1st Branch Prince Gagarins ex libris Gagarin (Russian: Гагарин) is a Rurikid princely family descending from sovereign rulers of Starodub-on-the-Klyazma. ... Kovrov (Russian: ) is a city in Vladimir Oblast, Russia, situated 250 km from Moscow on the right bank of the Klyazma River (tributary of the Oka). ... Pozharsky and Minin monument (1804-16) in front of Saint Basils Cathedral Dmitry Mikhaylovich Pozharsky (Russian: Дми́трий Миха́йлович Пожа́рский, Polish: Dymitr Po&#380... Romodanovsky (Russian: Ромодановские) was a Rurikid princely family descending from sovereign rulers of Starodub-on-the-Klyazma. ... The monastery of Tatev is located in the village of the same. ...

Noble families of Rurikid stock

who lost their princely titles, from princes of

Chernihiv (Чернігів in Ukrainian) is an ancient city in northern Ukraine, the central city of Chernihivska oblast. Some common historical spellings of the name are Polish: Czernichów, and Russian: Чернигов, Chernigov. ... Satin used in bedding Look up Satin in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. ... A view of Smolensk in 1912. ... Danilov (Дани́лов) is a small town in Yaroslavl Oblast. ... Dmitriev or Dmitriyev (Russian: ) is a common Russian surname and may refer to: People Alexander Dmitriev (1878-1959), a Russian architect and engineer Alexey Dmitriev (b. ... Nikolay Zabolotsky - (Russian: Николай Алексеевич Заболоцкий) (May 7, 1903-October 14, 1958) a Russian poet, childrens writer and translator. ... Several individuals have the surname Ivanov: Alexander Ivanov, Russian artist (the chess player of the same name is described on the same page) Georgi Ivanov, Bulgarian cosmonaut Igor Ivanov, Russian foreign minister Porfiry Ivanov, Russian mystic who promoted a health system called Detka. Sergei Ivanov, Russian defence minister Sergei Ivanov... Mussorgsky (Russian: Мусоргские, Musorgskiye), 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. ... Rzhev (Russian: ) is the uppermost town situated on the Volga River. ... Admiral Zinovy Petrovich Rozhestvensky Zinovy Petrovich Rozhestvensky1 (October 30, 1848-January 14, 1909) was an admiral of the Imperial Russian Navy, who was in command of the Second Pacific Squadron in the Battle of Tsushima, during the Russo-Japanese War. ... Solomin (Russian: Соломины, Solominy) is the ancient North-Russian family, which pretends to originate from the rich boyar family of Monastyrev, descendants of princes of Smolensk, which were one of the branches of Rurikids and the richest landlords in the principality of Beloozero except for the local rulers. ... Monument to Tatischev in Tolyatti. ... The name may refer to Halych, of Galicia (Central Europe) Galich, Russia Alexander Galich, a Russian dissident bard This is a disambiguation page — a navigational aid which lists other pages that might otherwise share the same title. ... The Meryas were a probably Finno-Ugric tribe which lived in the region of Moscow, Rostov, Kostroma, Jaroslavl and Vladimir. ... Felix Alexandrovich Berezin (Russian: ) (25 April 1931 – July 14, 1980) was a Soviet Russian mathematician and physicist known for his contributions to the theory of supersymmetry and supermanifolds as well as to the path integral formulation of quantum field theory. ... Ilyin (Russian: Ильи́н) or Ilyina (Ильина́; feminine) is a common Russian last name derived from a given name Ilya and may refer to: Alexander Ilyin, a Russian engineer and mathematician Alexander Ilyin-Zhenevsky (1894-1941) a Soviet chess master and organizer, one of founders of the Soviet chess school Boris Ilyin (1901... Aleksandr Mikhailovich Lyapunov (Александр Михайлович Ляпунов) (June 6, 1857 - November 3, 1918, all new style) was a Russian mathematician, mechanician and physicist. ... Belozersk cathedral in 1909. ... , Ryazan (Russian: IPA: ) is a city in the Central Federal District of Russia, the administrative center of Ryazan Oblast. ... Mikhail Bulgakov Soviet novelist and playwright Sergei Bulgakov Eastern Orthodox theologian This is a disambiguation page: a list of articles associated with the same title. ... Nazarov (Russian: ), or Nazarova (feminine; Назарова) is a Russian last name and may refer to: Alexander Nazarov (1925-1945), a Soviet army officer and Hero of the Soviet Union Amo Bek-Nazarov (1892-1965), a Soviet/Armenian actor, director, and playwright Andrei Nazarov (b. ... Izmaylov, also spelled Izmailov (Russian: ), or Izmailova (feminine; Измайлова) is a Russian last name and may refer to: Alexander Izmailov (1779-1831), a Russian fabulist, prosaist, and journalist Enver Ä°zmaylov, a Ukrainian folk-jazz musician Galiya Izmailova (1923-?), a Soviet ballerina and Peoples Artist of the USSR Gerasim Izmailov, a... Yevgeny Zamyatin Yevgeny Ivanovich Zamyatin (Евге́ний Ива́нович Замя́тин sometimes translated into English as Eugene Zamyatin) (February 1, 1884 – March 10, 1937) was a Russian author, most famous for his novel We, a story of dystopian future which influenced Aldous Huxleys Brave New World, George Orwells Nineteen Eighty-Four and Ayn Rand... Zhlobin (Belarusian: Жло́бін; Russian: Жло́бин) is a city in the Homel voblast of Belarus, on the Dnepr river. ... Vorontsov, also Woronzow, Woroncow (Russian: Воронцо́в) is a celebrated Russian family, which attained the dignity of Counts of the Holy Roman Empire in 1744 and Serene Princes of the Russian Empire in 1852. ... Several individuals have the surname Fedorov (alternative spelling: Fyodorov): Ivan Fedorov (printer) — the first Russian printer. ... Tvers coat of arms depicts grand ducal crown placed on a throne. ...

See also

Grand Duke of Kiev was the title of the Kievan prince and the ruler of Kievan Rus in the 9th–13th centuries. ... The name Viking is a loan from the native Scandinavian term for the Norse seafaring warriors who raided the coasts of Scandinavia, Europe and the British Isles from the late 8th century to the 11th century, the period of European history referred to as the Viking Age. ... The title of Grand Prince of Tver was born by members of the Rurikids dynasty who ruled the Grand duchy of Tver. ... Kniaz’ or knyaz is a word found in some Slavic languages, denoting a nobility rank. ...

External link

  • Genealogy of the Rurikid dynasty from Genealogy.eu

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