Saint Olga (Old Church Slavonic: Ольга, born c. 890 died 11 July 969, Kiev) was a ruler of Kievan Rus' as regent (945–c. 963) for her son, Svyatoslav.

St Olga Kiev, was ruler of Kievan Rus as regent for her son Svyatoslav.jpg Olga came from Pskov, married Igor of Kiev. Venerated in Russian Eastern Orthodoxy Roman Catholicism. Saint Olga Of Kiev Ukaine - great grandmother

The story of Princess Olga of Keiv, the villainous Russian princess, now known as a saint who burnt alive her entire city in vengeance for her husband's death.  https://www.facebook.com/throughthemoonroof

Princess Olga of Kiev (Also Known as Saint Olga): Olga of Kiev by Bruni Nikolai Alexandrovich century)

St. Olga of Kiev was a convert to Orthodox Christianity, she was the main influence on her grandson that resulted in his conversion to Christianity and that of his realm of Kievan Rus. She is considered, with her grandson, as having brought Orthodoxy to Russia.

Olga of Kiev was a convert to Orthodox Christianity, she was the main…

Princess Olga of Kiev (aka Saint Olga)  Buried 20 men & ships alive in 20ft hole.  Burned men alive in baths  Feasted then had birds from each home carry a candle home to burn down city Drevlya  Sainted christian   Olga of Kiev by Bruni Nikolai Alexandrovich (19th century)

Princess Olga of Kiev (Also Known as Saint Olga)

Princess Olga of Kiev (Also Known as Saint Olga): Olga of Kiev by Bruni Nikolai Alexandrovich century)

Olga of Kiev - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Olga and her dead husband Igor - Kievan Rus' - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Olga of Kiev - Hell hath no fury like a woman scorned

Princess Olga of Kiev – Russiapedia History and mythology Prominent Russians

Olga’s rule over Kievan Rus officially lasted until her son reached his full age. Having grown up, Svyatoslav preferred to spend most of his time abroad, organizing military campaigns in order to widen and strengthen the borders of his state. Olga, left in charge of the internal policies of Kievan Rus, became known for establishing the system of tribute gathering, which is sometimes considered to be the first legal tax system in Eastern Europe.

Princess Olga of Kiev – Russiapedia History and mythology Prominent Russians

When you think of revenge, you may think of small matters. Princess Olga of Kiev went a different route: killing 5000 people.Born circa 890, Olga married sometime in the early 900s to Igor of Kiev. They lived a long and happy life until 945 when Igor was murdered by the tribe of the Drevlians. ...

When you think of revenge, you may think of small matters. Princess Olga of Kiev…

Olga of Kiev

Princess Olga’s life was full of great deeds described in numerous historical records, as well as legendary facts that are still disputed by historians today.

Igor Martin and Olga Novikova of MARTINarchitects, have completed a loft apartment for a lawyer in Kiev, Ukraine.

Igor Martin and Olga Novikova of MARTINarchitects, have completed a loft apartment for a lawyer in Kiev, Ukraine. - Home Decor Idea

Olga of Kiev was determined to preserve her throne for her son after the death of her husband.  When the Drevlyans, who killed her husband, sent a party to try to win her hand in marriage, she had them buried alive. She said she accepted the proposal but had the Drevlyans who came to escort her to her new home burned alive. Then she invited 5,000 Drevlyans to the funeral service for her husband, got them all drunk, and had her soldiers massacre them. THEN she burned their city to the ground.

Princess Olga of Kiev June 925 - July 969 Princess Olga’s life was full of great deeds described in numerous historical records, as well as legendary facts that are still disputed by historians today.

Olga of Kiev: One saint you do not want to mess with

Olga of Kiev: One saint you do not want to mess with

Olga of Kiev (reigned 945-962)

Saint Olga, Princess of Kiev Wife of Prince Igor. After her husband's death, Olga ruled Kievan Rus as Regent on behalf of their son Sviatoslav. The first Rus ruler to convert to Christianity, she took the name Yelena after baptism.

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