Why the Russian Tsar Ivan IV called Grozny?

Ivan IV belonged to the ancient n kings of the Rurik dynasty. He took the throne at 3 years of age. This very clever, but cruel king ordered to kill all who opposed his will. During the reign of Ivan IV, the territory of the Russian state expanded to Siberia. When Ivan the Terrible was introduced serfdom - the peasants became the property of the landlords.

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