Viacheslav I of Kiev

1083 - 1154

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Viacheslav Vladimirovich (Russian: Вячеслав Владимирович) (1083 – 2 February 1154) was a Prince of Smolensk (1113–1125), Turov (1125–1132, 1134–1146), Pereyaslavl (1132–1134, 1142), Peresopnytsia (1146–1149), Vyshgorod (1149–1151) and Grand Prince of Kiev (Kyiv, 1139, 1151–1154). He was a son of Vladimir Monomakh and Gytha of Wessex. On 18 February 1139 he succeeded his brother Yaropolk II of Kiev as Grand Prince, but was driven out in March by Vsevolod II of Kiev. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Viacheslav I of Kiev has received more than 44,567 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 17 in 2019). Viacheslav I of Kiev is the 7,945th most popular politician (up from 8,169th in 2019), the 769th most popular biography from Russia (up from 783rd in 2019) and the 224th most popular Russian Politician.

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Among politicians, Viacheslav I of Kiev ranks 7,945 out of 15,710Before him are Godwin, Earl of Wessex, Peter the Patrician, René Duguay-Trouin, Ngô Đình Nhu, Infanta Maria of Guimarães, and Ibrahim Muteferrika. After him are Krishnadevaraya, Neelam Sanjiva Reddy, Eurycratides, Naropa, Constantine II of Scotland, and Margaret of Navarre.

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Among people born in 1083, Viacheslav I of Kiev ranks 4Before him are Anna Komnene, Charles I, Count of Flanders, and Ali ibn Yusuf.  Among people deceased in 1154, Viacheslav I of Kiev ranks 8Before him are Stephen, King of England, Pope Anastasius IV, Adelaide of Maurienne, Iziaslav II of Kiev, Gilbert de la Porrée, and William of Conches. After him are Isaac Komnenos and Al-Zafir.

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Among people born in Russia, Viacheslav I of Kiev ranks 769 out of 2,688Before him are Nikolai Andrianov (1952), Ilya Ivanovich Ivanov (1870), Pavel Tsitsianov (1754), Noor Inayat Khan (1914), Franz Overbeck (1837), and Vyacheslav von Plehve (1846). After him are Andrei Voznesensky (1933), Joseph Trumpeldor (1880), Sergei Korsakoff (1854), Vladimir Stasov (1824), Samuil Marshak (1887), and Nikolay Krylov (1903).


Among politicians born in Russia, Viacheslav I of Kiev ranks 224Before him are Mikhail Fradkov (1950), Mikhail Speransky (1772), Sviatoslav III of Vladimir (1196), Franz Schlegelberger (1876), Pavel Tsitsianov (1754), and Vyacheslav von Plehve (1846). After him are Sergei Korsakoff (1854), Faina Ranevskaya (1896), Tode Mongke (1282), Ludwika Karolina Radziwiłł (1667), Tini Beg (1341), and Khertek Anchimaa-Toka (1912).