Also one of the oldest cities in Eastern Europe, it was founded in the 9th Century AD.
Today, it is known for its beauty, architecture, economy, and culture.
People Born in Kiev
Kiev in People's Lives
Peter the Great: I visited this city in 1709. While here, I attended a sermon by Theophan Prokopovich, and was so impressed by his eloquence that I decided to recruit him as my advisor and confidante in church matters.