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Igor of Kiev

877 - 945

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Igor Rurikovich (Old East Slavic: Игорь; Russian: Игорь Рюрикович; Ukrainian: Ігор Рюрикович, romanized: Ihor Riurykovych; Old Norse: Ingvarr; died 945) was a Rurikid ruler of Kievan Rus' from 912 to 945. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Igor of Kiev has received more than 872,148 page views. His biography is available in 53 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 50 in 2019). Igor of Kiev is the 646th most popular politician (down from 476th in 2019).

Igor of Kiev is most famous for being the founder of the city of Kiev, which is now the capital of Ukraine.

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Among politicians, Igor of Kiev ranks 646 out of 15,577Before him are Ptolemy II Philadelphus, Christian II of Denmark, Philip I of France, Tigranes the Great, Miloš Zeman, and Jalal ad-Din Mingburnu. After him are Jean-Bédel Bokassa, Margaret of Austria, Duchess of Savoy, Edmund Burke, Michael I of Romania, Suharto, and Kliment Voroshilov.

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Among people born in 877, Igor of Kiev ranks 2Before him is Taejo of Goryeo. After him are Ælfthryth, Countess of Flanders and Eutychius of Alexandria. Among people deceased in 945, Igor of Kiev ranks 1After him are Hyejong of Goryeo, Ki no Tsurayuki, Krešimir I of Croatia, and Abu Muhammad al-Hasan al-Hamdani.

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