St. Vladimir was the grandson of St. Olga, and a convert to Christianity. He was the first Christian ruler of Russia. He died in 1015.
Olga and Vladimir, First Christian Rulers of Russia
With prayer in traditional and contemporary language.
St. Vladimir the Great
Biography of the grandson of St. Olga. Grand Duke of Kiev and All Russia, first ruler of Russia to convert to Christianity, d. 1015. From the Catholic Encyclopedia.
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