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What Happened on May 30, 1220

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Person of interestAlexander Nevsky

Alexander Nevsky, Prince of Novgorod and Grand Prince of Vladimir, considered the key figure in medieval Rus (1252-63), born in Pereslavl-Zalessky, Vladimir-Suzdal (now Russia) (d. 1263)

Key Figure of Medieval Rus Alexander Nevsky
Key Figure of Medieval Rus
Alexander Nevsky

1220 Highlights

About May 30, 1220

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 800 years and 5 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Gemini