Life of Michael the Synkellos
Date of Birth: 1st half of the 9th c.?
Place of Birth: Unknown
Date of Death: 2nd half of the 9th c.?
Place of Death: Unknown
It used to be thought that the Life of Michael the Synkellos was written soon after 850, and that the author, a monk from the Chora monastery in Constantinople, was contemporary with the events he described and possessed detailed material for the second …