Ivan IV

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Synonyms for Ivan IV

the first czar of Russia (1530-1584)

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Ivan IV of Russia beat his daughter-in-law for wearing indecent clothes.
Ivan IV of Russia [1533-1584], has been a controversial figure since the sixteenth century.
45 Horsey, 269; and Stephen Graham, Ivan the Terrible: The Life of Ivan IV of Russia (1933; rpt., New York: Ernest Benn, 1968), 216-20.
Chancellor landed at the Russian port of Arkhangelsk and was taken overland to greet Ivan IV of Russia. Thereafter, trade between England and Russia flourished.
No-one notable has ever married more times in history, except Ivan IV of Russia, Ivan the Terrible, who certainly married seven times, and perhaps eight.