Vladimir of Novgorod

1020 - 1052

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Vladimir Yaroslavich (Russian: Владимир Ярославич, Old Norse Valdamarr Jarizleifsson; 1020 – October 4, 1052) reigned as prince of Novgorod from 1036 until his death. He was the eldest son of Yaroslav I the Wise of Kiev by Ingigerd, daughter of king Olof Skötkonung of Sweden.In the state affairs he was assisted by the voivode Vyshata and the bishop Luka Zhidiata. In 1042, Vladimir may have been in conflict with Finns, according to some interpretations even making a military campaign in Finland. In the next year he led the Russian armies together with Harald III of Norway against the Byzantine emperor Constantine IX. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Vladimir of Novgorod has received more than 46,339 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). Vladimir of Novgorod is the 9,069th most popular politician (down from 9,029th in 2019), the 897th most popular biography from Russia (down from 878th in 2019) and the 254th most popular Russian Politician.

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Among politicians, Vladimir of Novgorod ranks 9,069 out of 15,710Before him are Keisai Eisen, James Harrington, Dirk V, Count of Holland, Marcantonio Trivisan, Gerda Steinhoff, and Josep Sunyol. After him are Prince Ferdinand, Duke of Castro, Nicomedes II of Bithynia, Kuzma Minin, Manlia Scantilla, Arshak II, and Audoin.

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Among people born in 1020, Vladimir of Novgorod ranks 12Before him are Guo Xi, Constantine the African, William I, Count of Burgundy, Adelaide of Susa, Gunhilda of Denmark, and Zhang Zai. After him are Otto of Nordheim and Conrad I, Duke of Bavaria. Among people deceased in 1052, Vladimir of Novgorod ranks 4Before him are Emma of Normandy, Bi Sheng, and Fan Zhongyan.

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Among people born in Russia, Vladimir of Novgorod ranks 897 out of 2,688Before him are Yelena Isinbayeva (1982), Nikolai Luzin (1883), Georgy Vitsin (1917), Erkki Melartin (1875), Nikolay Cherkasov (1903), and Nikolai Tanayev (1945). After him are Kuzma Minin (1616), Gustaf Kossinna (1858), Ludmilla Tourischeva (1952), Vitaly Abalakov (1906), Kir Bulychev (1934), and Alexander Kotov (1913).


Among politicians born in Russia, Vladimir of Novgorod ranks 254Before him are Yegor Ligachyov (1920), Sergei Ivanov (1953), Andrey Andreyevich Andreyev (1895), Alexander Shliapnikov (1885), Andrei Bubnov (1883), and Nikolai Tanayev (1945). After him are Kuzma Minin (1616), Ludmilla Tourischeva (1952), Alexander Lebed (1950), Nikolai Golitsyn (1850), Fyodor Raskolnikov (1892), and Yuriy Yekhanurov (1948).