Ivan Zabelin

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Zabelin, Ivan Egorovich


Born Sept. 17 (29), 1820, in Tver’ (now Kalinin); died Dec. 31, 1908 (Jan. 13, 1909), in Moscow. Russian historian and archaeologist. Corresponding member of the St. Petersburg Academy of Sciences (1884), honorary member (1907). His father was a civil servant.


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