Ivan Semenovich Peresvetov, Ivashko son of Semen Peresvietov, Iwan or John Pereswetoff
Date of Birth: Early 16th century
Place of Birth: Probably Lithuanian Rus'
Date of Death: Probably 1550s or 1560s
Place of Death: Probably Muscovite Rus'
Ivan Peresvetov is the name of a presumed 16th-century author of political essays in Muscovite Rus’ (Early Modern Russia). According to his own writings, Peresvetov came from W…