Person:Vladimir I of Kiev (1)

     
Grand Duke Vladimir I "The Great" _____, of Kiev
b.Abt 958 Kiev, Ukraine
d.15 Jul 1015 Berestovoe, Russia
m.
  1. Grand Duke Vladimir I "The Great" _____, of KievAbt 958 - 1015
m. Abt 976
m. Abt 977
  1. Vysheslav of Kiev977 - 1010
m. 980
m. Bef 982
  • HGrand Duke Vladimir I "The Great" _____, of KievAbt 958 - 1015
  • WMalfrida _____ - 1000
m. Bef 983
m. Abt 987
m. Bet 988 and 989
  1. Dobronegra Mariya Vladimirovna _____, of KievBef 1012 - 1087
  • HGrand Duke Vladimir I "The Great" _____, of KievAbt 958 - 1015
  • W.  Adela (add)
  1. Boris of KievAbt 986 -
  2. Gleb of Kiev - 1015
  3. Sudislav of Kiev - 1063
  • HGrand Duke Vladimir I "The Great" _____, of KievAbt 958 - 1015
  • WMiss Oechlingen
m. Abt 1013
Facts and Events
Name[5] Grand Duke Vladimir I "The Great" _____, of Kiev
Alt Name[5] Vladimir Sviatoslavich , "the Great"
Alt Name[5] Saint Vladimir of Kiev
Gender Male
Birth? Abt 958 Kiev, Ukraine Rurik dynasty
Title (nobility)[5] From 969 to 977 Prince of Novgorod
Marriage Abt 976 Of Kiev, Kiev, Ukraineto Grand Duchess Of Kiev Adlaga
Marriage Abt 977 Polatsk, Polatsk, Vitsebsk, Belarusto Rogneda of Polotsk
Marriage Abt 977 Of Kiev, Kiev, Ukraineto Grand Duchess Of Kiev Olava
Marriage 980 Of Kiev, Kiev, Ukraineto Grand Duchess Of Kiev Predislava
Title (nobility)[5] 11 Jun 980 Grand Prince of Kiev
Marriage Bef 982 Of Kiev, Kiev, Ukraineto Princess Of Bulgaria Milolika
Marriage Bef 983 Of Kiev, Kiev, Ukraineto Malfrida _____
Marriage Abt 987 Of Kiev, Kiev, Ukraineto Princess Of Bohemia Miss
Baptism[5] 988 Converted to Christianity
Marriage Bet 988 and 989 Kherson, Kherson, Ukraineto Anna "Porphyrogenita" _____
Marriage Abt 1013 Of Kiev, Kiev, Ukraineto Miss Oechlingen
Death[2] 15 Jul 1015 Berestovoe, Russia
Burial? Kiev, Kiev, RussiaChurch Of The Tithes
Other? Status: 11 Children
Reference Number[5] Q14974?


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Vladimir the Great (also (Saint) Vladimir of Kiev); , Volodiměrъ Svętoslavičь, Old Norse Valdamarr gamli; c. 95815 July 1015, Berestove) was a prince of Novgorod, grand Prince of Kiev, and ruler of Kievan Rus' from 980 to 1015.

Vladimir's father was prince Sviatoslav of the Rurik dynasty. After the death of his father in 972, Vladimir, who was then prince of Novgorod, was forced to flee to Scandinavia in 976 after his brother Yaropolk had murdered his other brother Oleg and conquered Rus'. In Sweden, with the help from his relative Ladejarl Håkon Sigurdsson, ruler of Norway, he assembled a Varangian army and reconquered Novgorod from Yaropolk. By 980, Vladimir had consolidated the Kievan realm from modern-day Belarus, Russia and Ukraine to the Baltic Sea and had solidified the frontiers against incursions of Bulgarian, Baltic tribes and Eastern nomads. Originally a follower of Slavic paganism, Vladimir converted to Christianity in 988 and Christianized the Kievan Rus'.[1]

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