Tver was formerly the capital of a powerful medieval state and a model provincial town in the Russian Empire, with a population of 60,000 on 14 January 1913. It is situated at the confluence of the Volga and Tvertsa Rivers. The city was known as Kalinin (Кали́нин) from 1931 to 1990.
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Tver Oblast (Russian: Тверска́я о́бласть, Tverskaya oblast) is a federal subject of Russia (an oblast). Its administrative center is the city of Tver. From 1935 to 1990, it was known as Kalinin Oblast (Кали́нинская о́бласть), named after Mikhail Kalinin.
It was one of the states established after the decay of the Kievan Rus', and in the 13th century Tver rivaled the Principality of Moscow and aimed to become the center of the united Russian state. Eventually it lost, decayed, and in 1485 was annexed by the Grand Duchy of Moscow.
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FC Tver (Russian: ФК «Тверь») is an association football club from Tver, Russia, firstly founded in 1957 as FC Volga Tver. It has played professionally in 1937, 1949, 1953 to 1956, 1958 to 1999, 2004 to 2017, and from 2020. In 1992–1995, the club was called Trion-Volga Tver.
Dmitry Mikhaylovich of Tver (Russian: Дми́трий Миха́йлович Тверcко́й) (1299 – September 15, 1326), nicknamed The Fearsome Eyes (Гро́зные О́чи), was a Grand Prince of Tver (from 1318 to 1326) and Grand Prince of Vladimir (from 1322 to 1326). He was a son of Mikhail of Tver and Anna of Kashin.
Mikhail Yaroslavich (Russian: Михаил Ярославич) (1271 – 22 November 1318), also known as Michael of Tver, was a Prince of Tver (from 1285) who ruled as Grand Prince of Vladimir from 1304 until 1314 and again from 1315–1318. He was canonized and counted among the saints of the Russian Orthodox Church.
Life. Aleksandr was a second son of Prince Mikhail of Tver by his wife, Anna of Kashin.As a young man, his appanages included Kholm and Mikulin.In 1322, he continued the Tver princes' opposition to the rise of Moscow when he rather spectacularly waylaid Grand Prince Yury of Moscow (who had schemed against Aleksandr's father to gain the yarlyk or patent of office from the khan of the Golden ...
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- 29 October 1339 (aged 38)
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Tver För andra betydelser, se Tver (olika betydelser). Tver (ryska: Тверь, uttalas [tvʲerʲ]) är en stad i Ryssland och är den administrativa huvudorten för Tver oblast. Folkmängden uppgår till cirka 400 000 invånare.
Tver (ven. Тверь ) on kaupunki Venäjän federaatiossa Volga - ja Tvertsa -jokien yhtymäkohdassa Tverin alueella , 167 kilometriä Moskovan luoteispuolella.   Vuonna 2010 Tverissä, joka on alueensa pääkaupunki, asui 404 000 asukasta, osa heistä Tverin karjalaisia .