Yury of Moscow

1281 - 1325

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Yury (Georgy) Danilovich (Russian: Юрий (Георгий) Данилович; 1281 – 21 November 1325) was Prince of Moscow from 1303 to 1325 and Grand Prince of Vladimir from 1318 to 1322. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Yury of Moscow has received more than 164,166 page views. His biography is available in 40 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 39 in 2019). Yury of Moscow is the 3,401st most popular politician, the 329th most popular biography from Russia (up from 350th in 2019) and the 101st most popular Russian Politician.

Yury of Moscow is most famous for being the first Russian ruler to convert to Christianity.

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Among politicians, Yury of Moscow ranks 3,401 out of 19,576Before him are Devlet I Giray, Alexander Balas, John Corvinus, Fernando de la Rúa, Julia Soaemias, and Dred Scott. After him are Guo Jia, Aşub Sultan, Siamun, Judah ha-Nasi, Emil Maurice, and Gaspar de Guzmán, Count-Duke of Olivares.

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Among people born in 1281, Yury of Moscow ranks 3Before him are Rudolf I of Bohemia, and Külüg Khan. After him are Ivaylo of Bulgaria, Agnes of Austria, Nizamüddin Ahmed Pasha, Waldemar, Margrave of Brandenburg-Stendal, Hamdallah Mustawfi, Castruccio Castracani, and Henry, 3rd Earl of Lancaster. Among people deceased in 1325, Yury of Moscow ranks 4Before him are Charles, Count of Valois, Amir Khusrow, and Denis of Portugal. After him are Nizamuddin Auliya, Ghiyath al-Din Tughluq, Ismail I of Granada, Chungseon of Goryeo, Stefan Vladislav II, and Eberhard I, Count of Württemberg.

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In Russia

Among people born in Russia, Yury of Moscow ranks 329 out of 3,761Before him are Sofia Gubaidulina (1931), Natalya Naryshkina (1651), Sergey Ilyushin (1894), Grand Duke Paul Alexandrovich of Russia (1860), Feodor Chaliapin (1873), and Michael Chekhov (1891). After him are Michel Fokine (1880), Dmitry of Uglich (1582), Simeon of Moscow (1316), Svetlana Savitskaya (1948), Mikhail Khodorkovsky (1963), and Alexander Griboyedov (1795).


Among politicians born in Russia, Yury of Moscow ranks 101Before him are Grand Duchess Anastasia Mikhailovna of Russia (1860), Nikolai Patrushev (1951), Grand Duchess Elena Pavlovna of Russia (1784), Mikhail Mishustin (1966), Andrey Bogolyubsky (1111), and Natalya Naryshkina (1651). After him are Simeon of Moscow (1316), Vasily Blokhin (1895), Anatoly Sobchak (1937), Anna Dostoevskaya (1846), Grigory Orlov (1734), and Grand Duchess Xenia Alexandrovna of Russia (1875).