Catepanate of Italy
The Catepanate (or Catapanate) of Italy (Greek: κατεπανίκιον Ἰταλίας Katepaníkion Italías) was a province of the Byzantine Empire, comprising mainland Italy south of a line drawn from Monte Gargan...
Despotate of the Morea
The Despotate of the Morea or Despotate of Mystras (Greek: Δεσποτᾶτον τοῦ Μορέως, Δεσποτᾶτον τοῦ Μυστρᾶ) was a province of the Byzantine Empire which existed between the mid-14th and mid-15th cent...
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Aurelianus (consul 400)
Aurelianus (floruit 393-416), also known as Aurelian, was a prominent politician of the Eastern Roman Empire.
Aurelianus was the son of the Consul of 361, Taurus, and brother of Caesarius; he had ...
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Solomon (Byzantine general)
Solomon (Greek: Σολόμων) was an East Roman (Byzantine) general from northern Mesopotamia, who distinguished himself as a commander in the Vandalic War and the reconquest of North Africa in 533–534...
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Constantine Opos (catepan)
Constantine Leo Opos (Italian: Costantino Opo) was the Byzantine catapan of Italy from 1033 to 1038. He replaced Michael Protospatharios. The record of a strategos named Leo Opos, sent to Italy at...
Eleutherius (exarch)
Eleutherius (died 620) was Exarch of Ravenna (615–619). A eunuch, he succeeded John I as exarch.Early in his reign, nearly the entire exarchate was unstable. In Ravenna, there was obvious discontent w...
Leo Tornikios
Leo Tornikios (Greek: Λέων Τορνίκιος) was a mid-11th century Byzantine general and noble, who in 1047 rebelled against the Byzantine emperor Constantine IX Monomachos (r. 1042–1055).
A nephew ...
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Sextus Claudius Petronius Probus
Sextus Claudius Petronius Probus (floruit 358 - 390) was a leading Roman aristocrat of the later 4th century AD, renowned for his wealth, power and social connections.
A Christian and a scion of t...
Montius Magnus
Montius Magnus (flourished 4th century, died 354) was a Roman politician.Little is known on his origins, although he may have originated in Africa. At some point before 351 he served as a proconsul, p...
John Kantakouzenos (pinkernes)
John Kantakouzenos was a governor of the Thracesian Theme between 1244 and 1249, with the titles of doux and pinkernes. In 1249 he commanded an expedition sent by Emperor John III Vatatzes against the...
Michael Kantakouzenos (died 1316)
Michael Kantakouzenos (died 1316) was the first epitropos ("steward, overseer") of the Byzantine province of the Morea, a position he held from 1308 till his death in 1316.
In 1308, Byzantine empe...
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Nikephoros Ouranos
Nikephoros Ouranos (Greek: Νικηφόρος Οὐρανός; fl. c. 980 – c. 1010), Latinized as Nicephorus Uranus, was a high-ranking Byzantine official and general during the reign of Emperor Basil II (r. 976–...
Morea revolt of 1453–54
The Morea revolt of 1453–1454 was a failed peasant rebellion carried out against the rule of the brothers Thomas and Demetrios Palaiologos, rulers of the Byzantine Despotate of the Morea in the Pelopo...
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Siege of Bari
The siege of Bari took place 1068–71, during the Middle Ages, when Norman forces, under the command of Robert Guiscard, laid siege to the city of Bari, a major stronghold of the Byzantines in It...
Constantine Tornikes
Constantine Tornikes or Tornikios (Greek: Κωνσταντῖνος Τορνίκης/Τορνίκιος) was one of the most senior officials during the reign of the Byzantine emperor Alexios III Angelos (r. 1195–1203).He was ...
Michael Bourtzes
Michael Bourtzes (Greek: Μιχαήλ Βούρτζης, Arabic: Miḥā’īl al-Burdjī; ca. 930/35 – after 996) was a leading Byzantine general of the latter 10th century. He became notable for his capture of Antioc...
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Constantine Dalassenos (thalassokrator)
Constantine Dalassenos (Greek: Κωνσταντίνος Δαλασσηνός, fl. ca. 1086–1093) was a prominent Byzantine military leader on land and sea during the early reign of Emperor Alexios I Komnenos (r. 1081–1...