The Byzantine Empire
The Soviet Union
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862: The legendary founding of Kyivan Rus.
876-911: Third Phase of Viking Raids on European Mainland.
978-1015: Reign of Vladimir
ca. 989: Vladimir converts to Christianity and is baptized.Christianity Chronology
1035-1054: The Reign of Yaroslav the Wise.
1240: Kyiv is conquered by the Mongols.