Ivan the Terrible

Ivan IV Vasilyevich (Roushie: Ива́н Васи́льевич, romanised: Ivan Vasilevich; 3 September [A.S. 25 August] 1530 – 28 Mairch [A.S. 18 Mairch] 1584),[1] commonly kent as Ivan the Terrible (Roushie: Aboot this soondИва́н Гро́зный​ , Ivan Grozny), wis the Grand Prince o Moscow frae 1533 tae 1547 an Tsar o Aw the Roushies frae 1547 till his daith.

Ivan the Terrible
18t century depiction in the State Heestorical Museum
Tsar o Aw the Roushies
Ring16 January 1547 – 28 March 1584
Coronation16 Januar 1547
SuccessorFeodor I
Grand Prince o Moscow
Ring3 December 1533 – 16 January 1547
PredecessorVasili III
Born3 September [A.S. 25 August] 1530
Kolomenskoye, Roushie
Dee'd28 March [A.S. 18 March] 1584
(aged 53)
Moscow, Roushie
BuirialCathedral o the Airchangel, Moscow
Full name
Ivan Vasilyevich
FaitherVasili III o Roushie
MitherElena Glinskaya
ReleegionRoushie Orthodox

References eedit

  1. 28 March: This Date in History. Webcitation.org. Retrieved 2011-12-07