Constantine VII

905 - 959

Constantine VII

Constantine VII Flavius Porphyrogenitus (Byzantine Greek: Κωνσταντῖνος Ζ΄ Φλάβιος Πορφυρογέννητος, romanized: Kōnstantinos VII Flāvios Porphyrogennētos; 17/18 May 905 – 9 November 959) was the fourth Emperor of the Macedonian dynasty of the Byzantine Empire, reigning from 6 June 913 to 9 November 959. He was the son of Emperor Leo VI and his fourth wife, Zoe Karbonopsina, and the nephew of his predecessor Emperor Alexander. Most of his reign was dominated by co-regents: from 913 until 919 he was under the regency of his mother, while from 920 until 945 he shared the throne with Romanos Lekapenos, whose daughter Helena he married, and his sons. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Constantine VII has received more than 355,639 page views. His biography is available in 54 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 189th most popular writer.

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Among writers, Constantine VII ranks 187 out of 4,883Before him are Nizami Ganjavi, Juvenal, Friedrich Hölderlin, Karel Čapek, Jean Racine, and Helena Blavatsky. After him are Saadi Shirazi, Tomas Tranströmer, J. D. Salinger, Diogenes Laërtius, John Milton, and Stéphane Mallarmé.

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Among people born in 905, Constantine VII ranks 1After him are Al-Mustakfi and Berthold, Duke of Bavaria. Among people deceased in 959, Constantine VII ranks 1After him are Eadwig and Pietro III Candiano.

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In Turkey

Among people born in Turkey, Constantine VII ranks 83 out of 901Before him are Herostratus (-301), Honorius (384), Mahidevran (1500), Mustafa IV (1779), Ibn Taymiyyah (1263), and Osman III (1699). After him are İsmet İnönü (1884), Alexios I Komnenos (1048), Orhan Pamuk (1952), Rachel (-3500), Manuel I Komnenos (1118), and Abdulmejid II (1868).

Among WRITERS In Turkey

Among writers born in Turkey, Constantine VII ranks 4Before him are Homer (-800), Hesiod (-800), and Lucian (120). After him are Orhan Pamuk (1952), Anacreon (-570), Anna Komnene (1083), Ammianus Marcellinus (330), Yunus Emre (1240), Dionysius of Halicarnassus (-60), Giorgos Seferis (1900), and Novatian (220).

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