Kōnstantinos VII Porphyrogennētos Date of Birth: 17 or 18 May 905 Place of Birth: Constantinople Date of Death: 9 November 959 Place of Death: Unknown
The only son of the Byzantine Emperor Leo VI by his fourth wife Zoe Carbonopsina, Constantine was made co-emperor as a child, probably on 15 May 908, and finally ruled as emperor from 945 to 959. From the age of 8 to 16 he was under the shadow of…
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“Constantine VII Porphyrogenitus”, in:
Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas.
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