Basil I

(c. 813—886)

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Emperor (867–86) and founder of the Macedonian dynasty; born Thrace or Macedonia 830 or 835 (E.W. Brooks, BZ 20 [1911] 486–91) or on 25 May 836 (Adontz, Etudes 67), died Constantinople 29 Aug. 886.


Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500).

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