Zaoutzania (Zaoutres)

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Zoe Zaoutzaina

Death: Died
Place of Burial: İstanbul, İstanbul Province, Turkey
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Stylianos Zaoutzès and ? Zautsina
Wife of Leo VI 'The Wise' Byzantine Emperor
Mother of Anna Myakes, Byzantine princess
Sister of Tzantzes Zaoutzes

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About Zaoutzania (Zaoutres)

Zoe Zaoutzaina (died May 899) was the second wife of the Byzantine emperor Leo VI the Wise. She was the daughter of Stylianos Zaoutzes, a high-ranking bureaucrat during the reign of her husband.

By his second wife, Zoe Zaoutzaina, Leo had one daughter:

Anna,[35] whom it is believed to have married the Holy Roman Emperor Louis the Blind.[43]

 35.) Norwich, pg. 113
43.) Reuter, Timothy, The New Cambridge Medieval History, Vol. III: c. 900-c. 1024, Cambridge University Press, (2000), pg. 334
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Age 21
Byzantium (Constantinople), Istanbul, Turkey
May 899
Age 34
İstanbul, İstanbul Province, Turkey