Add to favorite
10 March

Dates in History
1415—Vasily II the Dark, the Great Prince of Muscovy, is born.
Although he is the direct heir to the Muscovy throne, he has to fight for his right to be the Great Prince of Muscovy with his cousins. During these wars his cousin Vasily the Squint-Eyed is blinded and dies being held in confinement. In revenge Vasily II is blinded by his other cousin (which is why he is called The Dark) Dmitry Shemyaka, who is poisoned and dies shortly after. During Vasily II the Darks reign Russian Orthodox Church declares its independence.

Comment on our site

RSS   twitter      submit

Video Exhibitions  Dagestan Republic  Russian Cinema  Russian mobile operators  Holocaust  St. Petersburg  Syria  Russian science  Easter  Russian business  Romanticism  Exhibitions in Moscow  Russian economy  Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia  Russian Actresses  Moscow  Arkhangelsk region  Russian tourism  Death Museums  FIFA world cup 2018 tickets  Sports  Nilo-Sorskaya Hermitage  shipwreck  hotel networks  Prince Harry  Transaero  Science  Russian television  Sergei Prokofiev  Russian music  Candies  Exhibitions in St. Petersburg  Krasnodar Territory  VKontakte  VDNKh  Trankov  Helicopter  Clean City  Teriberka  ROSCOSMOS  Arctics   Russian scientists  Heroism   Colour Photography  public transport  Kazan  Yakutsk  Foxtrot tram  EU sanctions  St. Petersburg Monuments 

Travel Blogs
Top Traveling Sites