Bohdan Khmelnytsky

Bohdan Khmelnytsky

Birth
Cherkas'ka, Ukraine
Death 27 Jul 1657 (aged 61)
Cherkas'ka, Ukraine
Burial Cherkas'ka, Ukraine
Memorial ID 203037623 · View Source
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Zynoviy Bohdan Khmelnytsky (Ruthenian: Ѕѣнові Богдан Хмелнiцкiи; modern Ukrainian: Богдан Зиновій Михайлович Хмельницький, romanized: Bohdan Zynoviy Mykhailovych Khmelnytsky) was a Ukrainian Hetman of the Zaporozhian Host, then in the Polish Crown of the Polish–Lithuanian Commonwealth (now part of Ukraine). He led an uprising against the Commonwealth and its magnates (1648–1654) that resulted in the creation of a state led by the Cossacks. In 1654, he concluded the Treaty of Pereyaslav with the Russian Tsardomand thus allied the state with Russia.


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  • Created by: az
  • Added: 15 Sep 2019
  • Find a Grave Memorial 203037623
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Bohdan Khmelnytsky (27 Dec 1595–27 Jul 1657), Find a Grave Memorial no. 203037623, citing Illinska Church Cemetery, Cherkas'ka, Ukraine ; Maintained by az (contributor 49716916) .