Mikhail of Tver

1271 - 1318

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Mikhail Yaroslavich (Russian: Михаил Ярославич) (1271 – 22 November 1318), also known as Michael or Mikhail of Tver, was a Prince of Tver (from 1285) who ruled as Grand Prince of Vladimir from 1304 until 1314 and again from 1315 to 1318. He was canonized and counted among the saints of the Russian Orthodox Church. Mikhail Yaroslavich was the second son of Yaroslav III (Yaroslav Yaroslavich), the younger brother of Aleksandr Nevsky; he succeeded his elder brother Yaroslav as Prince of Tver in 1285. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Mikhail of Tver has received more than 107,113 page views. His biography is available in 32 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 30 in 2019). Mikhail of Tver is the 5,428th most popular politician (down from 5,020th in 2019), the 504th most popular biography from Russia (down from 486th in 2019) and the 143rd most popular Russian Politician.

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Among politicians, Mikhail of Tver ranks 5,428 out of 19,576Before him are Godwin, Earl of Wessex, Emperor Montoku, Emperor Heizei, Hermine Reuss of Greiz, Burt Munro, and Prisca. After him are Stjepan Vukčić Kosača, Grand Duke Alexei Alexandrovich of Russia, Girma Wolde-Giorgis, Ottokar Czernin, Zhang Lu, and Bo Xilai.

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Among people born in 1271, Mikhail of Tver ranks 8Before him are Wenceslaus II of Bohemia, Charles Martel of Anjou, Elizabeth of Portugal, Zhao Bing, Emperor Gong of Song, and Judith of Habsburg. After him are Henry II of Jerusalem, and Stephen I, Duke of Bavaria. Among people deceased in 1318, Mikhail of Tver ranks 2Before him is Rashid-al-Din Hamadani. After him are Margaret of France, Queen of England, Eric Magnusson, Kamāl al-Dīn al-Fārisī, Albert II, Duke of Brunswick-Lüneburg, Henry I, Margrave of Brandenburg-Stendal, Thomas I Komnenos Doukas, and Edward Bruce.

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Among people born in Russia, Mikhail of Tver ranks 504 out of 3,761Before him are Grand Duke Nicholas Mikhailovich of Russia (1859), Oleg Protopopov (1932), Korney Chukovsky (1882), Gavrila Derzhavin (1743), Grand Duke Michael Pavlovich of Russia (1798), and Mikhail Alekseyev (1857). After him are Ivan Bilibin (1876), Grand Duke Alexei Alexandrovich of Russia (1850), Nikolay Bogolyubov (1909), Nikolay Gumilyov (1886), Yevgeny Mravinsky (1903), and Leonid Gaidai (1923).


Among politicians born in Russia, Mikhail of Tver ranks 143Before him are Pavel Milyukov (1859), Prince Albert of Prussia (1809), Valentin Pavlov (1937), Vera Zasulich (1849), Grand Duke Nicholas Mikhailovich of Russia (1859), and Grand Duke Michael Pavlovich of Russia (1798). After him are Grand Duke Alexei Alexandrovich of Russia (1850), Yevgeny Mravinsky (1903), Mirsaid Sultan-Galiev (1892), Nikolay Shvernik (1888), Helena of Moscow (1476), and Mathilde Kschessinska (1872).