Maria Dolgorukaya

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Maria Dolgorukaya
Tsaritsa of All Russia
Tenure 1580
Spouse Ivan IV of Russia
House Dolgorukov
Died c. 1580
Burial Ascension Convent, Kolomenskoye
Archangel Cathedral, Kremlin (1929)

Maria Dolgorukaya (died 1580) was a tsaritsa of Russia as the seventh wife of Ivan IV ("the Terrible") of Russia. She did not bear the tsar any child and was found out to have a lover. The tsar had her drowned.


Russian royalty
Title last held by
Vasilisa Melentyeva
Tsaritsa of All Russia
Title next held by
Maria Nagaya