Leo Phokas the Younger

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Leo Phokas or Phocas (Greek: Λέων Φωκᾶς, c. 915–920 – after 971) was a prominent Byzantine general who scored a number of successes in the eastern frontier in the mid-10th century alongside his older brother, the Emperor Nikephoros II Phokas. He served as chief minister during his brother's reign, but was dismissed and imprisoned by his successor, John Tzimiskes. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Leo Phokas the Younger has received more than 36,719 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia. Leo Phokas the Younger is the 1,206th most popular military personnel.

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Among military personnels, Leo Phokas the Younger ranks 1,206 out of 1,466Before him are Christine Jorgensen, Karl von Einem, Muhammad bin Bakhtiyar Khalji, Henry Tandey, Harry Patch, and Miguel Grau Seminario. After him are José Enrique Varela, Datames, Dmitry Senyavin, Georges Thierry d'Argenlieu, William D. Leahy, and Horatio Gates.

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Among people born in 915, Leo Phokas the Younger ranks 5Before him are Al-Hakam II, Boleslaus I, Duke of Bohemia, Al-Mutanabbi, and Conrad I, Duke of Swabia.

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