Ukrainian History
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988
Volodymyr the Great
1037
Yaroslav the Wise
1840
Taras Shevchenko
Grand Prince and ruler of Kyiv-Rus from 980 to 1015. Introduced Christianity in 988.
Grand Prince and ruler of Kyiv-Rus from 1036 to 1054. Built St. Sophia Cathedral in 1037.
Ukraine's greatest poet. In 1840 his collection of poems 'Kobzar' was published.
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On Postage Stamps
1991
Leonid Kravchuk
2004
Orange Revolution
2014
Euromaidan Revolution
First elected President of an Independent Ukraine.
Mass street protest of fraud in presidential election.
Revolution of Dignity. Led to overthrow of corrupt regime.
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