Yuri I of Galicia

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King's seal of Yuri I of Halych (reign: 1301–1308) "S[igillum] Domini Georgi Regis Rusie", "S[igillum] Domini Georgi Ducis Ladimerie".

Yuri I of Galicia (April 24, 1252 (1257?) – March 18, 1308) was a King of Ruthenia, Prince of Volhynia (Latin: Regis Rusie, Princeps Ladimerie). His full title was Yuri I, King of Ruthenia, Great Prince of Kiev, Volydymyr-Volhynia, Halych, Lutsk, Dorohochyn.

Overview[edit]

In 1264-1301 he was a prince of the Duchy of Belz.

He was a son of Lev Daniilovich (Knyaz of Galich, 1269–1301) and Constance of Hungary, a daughter of King Béla IV and Maria Laskarina.

He married three times. His first wife was Yaroslavna of Tver (died ca. 1286). His second wife was Euphemia of Kuyavia (died 18 March 1308), daughter of Casimir I of Kuyavia. His third wife is unknown.

Family[edit]

Sons

Daughters

Ancestry[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e (Ukrainian) Bilynsky, Ukraine-Ruthenia

Farther reading[edit]

  • Bilynsky, V. Ukraine-Ruthenia. Book I: Ancestral land. "Olena Teliha publishing". Kiev 2013. ISBN 9789663551098

External links[edit]

  • Worldroots (Note: All names are spelled in German)
Yuri I of Galicia
Born: c. 1252 Died: 18 March 1308
Regnal titles
Preceded by
Lev I of Galicia
King of Ruthenia
1301–1308
Succeeded by
Andrew of Galicia and Lev II of Galicia