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Anthony Jenkinson (1529-1610/1611) was one of the first Britons to explore Muscovy and present day Russia. Jenkinson was a traveller and explorer on behalf of the Muscovy Company and the British crown. He also met Ivan the Terrible several times during his trips to Moscow and Russia. He detailed the accounts of his travel through several written works over his life.


Anthony Jenkinson 
English diplomat
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Date of birth8 October 1529
Leicestershire
Date of death1610 / 16 February 1611
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