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Andrei II (Andrei II of Russia)

Born: 1222 AD
Died: 1264 AD, at 42 years of age.

Nationality: Russian
Categories: Duke


1222 - Andrey Yaroslavich was born.

1240 - Novgorodians expelled his brother, Alexander Nevsky, from the city and asked Yaroslav II to send them another commander.

1242 - Andrey joined his Suzdalian forces with Alexander's and saw action in the celebrated Battle on the Ice.

1247 - When their father died, Andrey and Alexander went to Karakorum in Mongolia, where Andrey was appointed the next Grand Duke of Vladimir.

1256 - Andrey travelled to Sarai to ask pardon for his former infidelity.

1263 - Andrey died, aspired to add Vladimir to his possessions, but was thwarted in his designs by his younger brother Yaroslav of Tver.


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