Mikhail III of Tver or Michael the Exile (1453–1505) was the last prince of Tver, the son of Boris of Tver and Anastasia of Suzdal (d. after 1486). He was Grand Prince of Tver from February 10, 1461 to 1485. He married Sophia Olelkovich, princess of Slutsk of Lithuanian origin in 1471 (d.
Mikhail Kalinin was the nominal head of state from 1919-1946 in the USSR. Not having any real political power, he was the symbol of the people’s power, coming from a peasant background, and was nicknamed the All-Union Headman by the press. Humble origins. Mikhail Kalinin was born into a peasant family in the Tver region near Moscow in 1875.
Aleksandr Mikhailovich of Tver was born 7 October 1301 to Mikhail Yaroslavich of Tver (1271-1318) and Anna Dmitriyevna of Kashin (c1280-1368) and died 29 October 1339 of unspecified causes. He married Anastasia Yuryevna of Halych (c1293-c1364). Notable ancestors include Charlemagne (747-814), Alfred the Great (849-899). Ancestors are from Russia, Ukraine, Sweden, Belarus, France, Germany, the ...
Mikhail I YAROSLAVICH (Grand Prince) of TVER (& Vladimir) aka Michail III (II) von TWER (TWERSKI); `the Younger'; Saint Born: 1271 Died: 22 Nov 1318 executed by Tatars
Mikhail Alexandrovich was the third son of Aleksandr Mikhailovich of Tver. Mikhail grew up in Pskov, where his father had fled after the Tver Uprising of 1327. He was christened by the Archbishop of Novgorod, Vasily Kalika, in 1333.  Five years later, he and his mother were called to Tver when Aleksandr returned to the city.
Aleksandr II MIKHAILOVICH (Prince) of TVER (& Vladimir) aka Alexander I MICHAILOWITSCH von TWER; of TWERSKI; poss. Grand Prince of VLADIMIR, etc. Born: 1301 Died: 1339 (or '85?) executed
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Mikhail's body was only returned to Tver a year later. In 1549 Mikhail was canonised as St Michael (Mikhail) of Tver. Today Mikhail is still cherished as a Russian prince who led Russians against their Mongol overlords rather than collaborating with them as was the policy of the Moscow princes at that time.
Jun 14, 2020 · The Mongol invasion was the reason Russia formed. History June 14 2020 Georgy Manaev ... Knyaz’ Mikhail of Tver had his heart ripped out in the same capital, the chronicle says. The Russian ...
Mikhail Saltykov-Schedrin was a famous author and satirist who was born in the Tver Governorate in 1826 and also briefly served as vice-governor of Tver. The bronze statue, depicting the satirist late in his life, was unveiled in 1976 and is the work of the renowned sculptor Oleg Komov.