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Ivan III

(“Ivan the Great”) 1440–1505, grand duke of Muscovy 1462–1505.
known as Ivan the Great. 1440–1505, grand duke of Muscovy (1462–1505). He expanded Muscovy, defeated the Tatars (1480), and assumed the title of Ruler of all Russia (1472)


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