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OLGA

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Originally appearing in Volume V20, Page 80 of the 1911 Encyclopedia Britannica.
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OLGA, wife of Igor, prince of Kiev, and afterwards (from 945) regent for Sviatoslav her son, was baptized at Constantinople about 955 and died about 969. She was afterwards canonized in the Russian church, and is now commemorated on the isth of July.
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