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Romanus Quartus Diogenes (Romanus IV, Romanus IV Diogenes)

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Born: 10XX AD
Died: 1072 AD.

Nationality: Roman
Categories: Emperor

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Byzantine Emperor 1068-1071 AD.

 

Defeated and captured by Alp Arslan at battle of Manzikert 1071 AD.

 

Overthrown as emperor while imprisoned, and blinded and exiled when returned home after release.


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