Ivan the Terrible
Ivan the Terrible -- Ivan IV -- was the first Russian ruler to adopt the title czar (caesar), and one of history's great bad guys, known for making Russia a world power while being a brutal, paranoid tyrant. His father died when he was three, and his...
Name at Birth:
Ivan Chetvyorty Vasilyevich
August 25, 1530 (age
March 28, 1584
Ivan IV Vasilyevich commonly known as Ivan the Terrible or Ivan the Fearsome
was the Grand ... He was popular among Russia's commoners (see Ivan the
Terrible in Russian folklore), except possibl...
Dec 19, 2016 ... Find out more about Russia's Ivan the Terrible, or Ivan IV, including his journey
from prince to tsar, at Biography.com.
Terrible childhood Ivan didnt immediately become known as Terrible. ... In 1547,
aged 16, he was finally crowned Czar of all Russia, the first ruler to officially ...
Dec 9, 2011 ... Ivan IV "the Terrible" of Russia (1530-1584) was a cruel tyrant, who never knew
the meaning of moderation; he drank too much, laughed too ...
Dec 31, 2014 ... Grand prince of Moscow (1533–84) and the first to be proclaimed tsar of Russia (
from 1547). His reign saw the completion of the construction of ...
Abstract. Ivan the IV, or Ivan the Terrible, was tsar of Russia from 1530-1584 and
established a tradition of absolute rule. After a childhood of abuse and ...
Oct 22, 2016 ... The city of Oryol (220 miles south of Moscow) erected the country's first
monument to Ivan IV, also known as Ivan the Terrible, in October.
Oct 14, 2016 ... Tsar Ivan IV Conquering Kazan in 1552, 1880. Kazan, the capital of the Tatar
Khanate of Kazan, fell to the Russian army of Ivan the Terrible ...
Oct 14, 2016 ... A monument to Tsar Ivan the Terrible after it is unveiled in the city of Oryol The
world's first monument to Tsar Ivan the Terrible after it was ...