Oleg / Helgi, Danish prince of Kiev

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Oleg от Новгород, Danish Prince Of Kiev

Russian: Oleg(Олег Вiщий) Ериксон от Новгород, Danish Prince Of Kiev
Also Known As: "Helgi", "княз Олег II Киевски", "Олег /Салахби/ Ериксон", "Oleg (Helgi II)", "Oleg Prince /Of Keiv/"
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Birthplace: DENMARK
Death: Died in Kiev, Russia
Immediate Family:

Son of Sigurd "Snake-in-the-eye" Ragnarsson and "Blæja" (later known as Heluna)
Husband of Pereslava
Brother of Thora Sigurdsdóttir; Álof Sigurðardóttir; Tora Sigurdsdottir and Aslaug Sigurdsdatter

Occupation: Grand Prince, de Kiev
Managed by: Henn Sarv
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About Oleg / Helgi, Danish prince of Kiev

Oleg of Kiev (also known as Helgi) ruled Russia Kievan Rus from ((879-912)

A relation of the first ruler Rurik, the Varangian Oleg was entrusted by Rurik to take care of his kingdom, and also his young son Ingvar (Igor). Oleg transferred the capital of the state from Novgorod to Kiev. He also launched a raid against Constantinople in 911 that won a favourable trade treaty, which, eventually was of great benefit to both nations.

source http://www.centipedia.com/articles/Oleg_of_Kiev added by Marvin Caulk

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DENMARK
912
912
Age 67
Kiev, Russia
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