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... Anthony (ru Антоний) was Metropolitan of Moscow and All Rus' from 1572 to 1581 ... is known of Anthony's life prior to being named metropolitan ... From 1568 to his appointment as metropolitan, he was Archbishop of Polotsk and Velikie Luki ...
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