Vladimir the Great

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Vladimir the Great
Vladimir Svyatoslavovich.jpg
Grand Prince o Kiev
Reign 11 Juin 980 – 15 Julie 1015
Coronation 11 Juin 980
Predecessor Yaropolk I o Kiev
Successor Sviatopolk I o Kiev
Prince o Novgorod
Ring 969 – c.  977
Predecessor Sviatoslav I o Kiev
Successor Yaropolk I o Kiev
Born c.  958
either Budyatichi (modren Volyn Oblast, Ukraine)[1] or Budyatino (modren Pskov Oblast, Roushie)[2]
Dee'd (1015-07-15)15 Julie 1015 (aged c.  57)
Berestove (the day a pairt o Kiev)
Buirial Kirk o the Tithes, Kiev
Spouse Allogia
Rogneda o Polotsk
Adela
Malfrida
Anna Porphyrogenita
a granddauchter o Otto the Great
Issue
amang ithers
Izyaslav o Polotsk
Yaroslav the Wise
Mstislav ofChernigov
Saint Boris
Saint Gleb
Maria Dobroniega o Kiev
Agatha (possibly)
Full name
Vladimir Sviatoslavich
Dynasty Rurikids
Faither Sviatoslav I o Kiev
Mither Malusha (probably o Northren origin)[3]
Releegion Christian

Vladimir Sviatoslavich the Great (Auld East Slavic: Володимѣръ Свѧтославичь Volodiměrъ Svętoslavičь, Auld Norse as Valdamarr Sveinaldsson, Roushie: Влади́мир, Vladimir, Ukrainian: Володимир, Volodymyr, Belaroushie: Уладзiмiр, Uladzimir; c. 958 – 15 Julie 1015, Berestove) wis a prince o Novgorod, grand prince o Kiev, an ruler o Kievan Rus' frae 980 tae 1015.[4][5]

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