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Sviatoslav I of Kiev

942 - 972

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Sviatoslav I Igorevich (Old East Slavic: Ст҃ославъ / Свѧтославъ Игорєвичь, romanized: Svętoslavŭ Igorevičǐ; Russian: Святослав Игоревич; Ukrainian: Святослав Ігорович, romanized: Sviatoslav Ihorovych; 943 – 26 March 972), also spelled Svyatoslav, was a Grand Prince of Kiev famous for his persistent campaigns in the east and south, which precipitated the collapse of two great powers of Eastern Europe, Khazaria and the First Bulgarian Empire. He also conquered numerous East Slavic tribes, defeated the Alans and attacked the Volga Bulgars, and at times was allied with the Pechenegs and Magyars (Hungarians). His decade-long reign over the Kievan Rus' was marked by rapid expansion into the Volga River valley, the Pontic steppe, and the Balkans. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Sviatoslav I of Kiev has received more than 514,702 page views. His biography is available in 60 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 59 in 2019). Sviatoslav I of Kiev is the 753rd most popular politician (up from 840th in 2019), the 21st most popular biography from Ukraine (up from 32nd in 2019) and the 8th most popular Ukrainian Politician.

Sviatoslav I of Kiev is most famous for his military prowess and his conquests. He was the son of Igor, and he inherited the throne from his father in 945. Sviatoslav I of Kiev is most famous for his military prowess and his conquests. He was the son of Igor, and he inherited the throne from his father in 945. Sviatoslav I of Kiev is most famous for his military prowess and his conquests. He was the son of Igor, and he inherited the throne from his father in 945.

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Among POLITICIANS

Among politicians, Sviatoslav I of Kiev ranks 753 out of 15,710Before him are Antiochus III the Great, Ardashir I, Hans-Adam II, Prince of Liechtenstein, Geta, Andrew Jackson, and Leo I the Thracian. After him are Arnulf of Carinthia, Umberto I of Italy, Charles VII, Holy Roman Emperor, Artemisia I of Caria, Merovech, and Georgy Malenkov.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 942, Sviatoslav I of Kiev ranks 1After him is Sabuktigin. Among people deceased in 972, Sviatoslav I of Kiev ranks 1After him are Pope John XIII, Liutprand of Cremona, Adalbert of Italy, Taksony of Hungary, and Andregoto Galíndez.

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In Ukraine

Among people born in Ukraine, Sviatoslav I of Kiev ranks 21 out of 913Before him are Svetlana Alexievich (1948), Kliment Voroshilov (1881), Élie Metchnikoff (1845), Andrei Chikatilo (1936), Lyudmila Pavlichenko (1916), and Anna Akhmatova (1889). After him are Taras Shevchenko (1814), Sergei Korolev (1906), Leopold von Sacher-Masoch (1836), Ivan Aivazovsky (1817), Trofim Lysenko (1898), and Ludwig von Mises (1881).

Among POLITICIANS In Ukraine

Among politicians born in Ukraine, Sviatoslav I of Kiev ranks 8Before him are Hurrem Sultan (1502), Leonid Brezhnev (1906), Golda Meir (1898), John III Sobieski (1629), Hafsa Sultan (1479), and Kliment Voroshilov (1881). After him are Stanisław Leszczyński (1677), Stepan Bandera (1909), Grigory Zinoviev (1883), Andrei Zhdanov (1896), Viktor Yanukovych (1950), and Ivan Mazepa (1639).