Daniel of Moscow

1261 - 1303

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Daniil Aleksandrovich (Russian: Даниил Александрович; 1261 – 4 March 1303) was the youngest son of Alexander Nevsky and forefather of all the Grand Dukes of Moscow. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Daniel of Moscow has received more than 145,208 page views. His biography is available in 37 different languages on Wikipedia. Daniel of Moscow is the 183rd most popular nobleman (down from 172nd in 2019), the 302nd most popular biography from Russia (down from 286th in 2019) and the 15th most popular Russian Nobleman.

Daniel of Moscow was a Russian monk and mystic who founded the Old Believers movement in the 16th century. He is most famous for his opposition to the reforms of the Russian Orthodox Church, which he believed were heretical.

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Among noblemen, Daniel of Moscow ranks 183 out of 843Before him are Arthur I, Duke of Brittany, Jobst of Moravia, Albrecht III Achilles, Elector of Brandenburg, Ismihan Sultan, Elizabeth of Austria, and Prince Leopold of Bavaria. After him are Charles, Count of Angoulême, Grand Duke Paul Alexandrovich of Russia, Memnon of Rhodes, Ercole I d'Este, Duke of Ferrara, Guntram the Rich, and Princess Ingeborg of Denmark.

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Among people born in 1261, Daniel of Moscow ranks 4Before him are Bernard Gui, Denis of Portugal, and Otto III, Duke of Bavaria. After him are Elizabeth of Sicily, Queen of Hungary, Arthur II, Duke of Brittany, Bohemond VII of Antioch, and Margaret of Scotland, Queen of Norway. Among people deceased in 1303, Daniel of Moscow ranks 3Before him are Pope Boniface VIII and Ivo of Kermartin. After him are Elizabeth of Sicily, Queen of Hungary, Kayqubad III, Ivan Asen III of Bulgaria, Beatrice of Castile, and Rani Padmini.

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In Russia

Among people born in Russia, Daniel of Moscow ranks 302 out of 2,688Before him are Grand Duke George Alexandrovich of Russia (1871), Colmar Freiherr von der Goltz (1843), Eduard Khil (1934), Alexander Griboyedov (1795), Andrei Konchalovsky (1937), and Varlam Shalamov (1907). After him are Boris Berezovsky (1946), Vasily Vereshchagin (1842), Karl Bryullov (1799), Fyodor Tyutchev (1803), Grand Duke Paul Alexandrovich of Russia (1860), and Léon Theremin (1896).

Among NOBLEMEN In Russia

Among noblemen born in Russia, Daniel of Moscow ranks 15Before him are Grand Duchess Olga Alexandrovna of Russia (1882), Grand Duke Sergei Alexandrovich of Russia (1857), Grand Duchess Maria Alexandrovna of Russia (1853), Grand Duke Kirill Vladimirovich of Russia (1876), Nicholas Alexandrovich, Tsesarevich of Russia (1843), and Grand Duke Konstantin Nikolayevich of Russia (1827). After him are Grand Duke Paul Alexandrovich of Russia (1860), Dmitry of Uglich (1582), Grand Duchess Maria Pavlovna of Russia (1890), Grand Duke Alexander Alexandrovich of Russia (1869), Yaroslav of Tver (1230), and Duchess Alexandra of Oldenburg (1838).