- Alexander Nevski
- Alexander Nevsky
- 23 November
- 30 August (translation of relics)
- 23 May (Russian Orthodox as one of the saints of Rostov and Yaroslavl)
Grand Duke of Novgorod and Kiev. He defeated the Swedes in battle on the River Neva; from that he derived his surname of Newski (Nevski). Defended his land against invading Tatars. Confessor of the faith.
- “Saint Alexander Newski“. Saints.SQPN.com. 13 December 2014. Web. 6 March 2015. <>