Nikephoros II Phokas, Emperor of Byzantium

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Nikephoros II Phokas

Birthdate: (57)
Birthplace: (Byzantium), (Constantinople), Istanbul, Turkey
Death: December 10, 969 (57)
Constantinople - overthrown by conspiracy
Immediate Family:

Son of Bardas 'the Elder' Phokas and ... Maleina
Husband of N Pleustana and Theophano
Father of NN Phokaina
Brother of Prokaina Kourkouas; Leo Phokas the Younger; N Phokas and Sophia Tzimiskes

Occupation: proclaimed emperor 2 july 963, crowned emperor 16 august - 969, Empereur, de Byzance
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(Byzantium), (Constantinople), Istanbul, Turkey
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Age 33
969
December 10, 969
Age 57
Constantinople - overthrown by conspiracy
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