Marcian (Laitin: Flavius Marcianus Augustus;[2] 392 – 27 Januar 457)[1] wis Byzantine Emperor frae 450 tae 457.

Marcian
Emperor o the Byzantine Empire
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Solidus o Emperor Marcian
Ring450–457
Coronation25 August 450
PredecessorPulcheria
SuccessorLeo I
Born392
Thracia or Illyricum
Dee'd27 Januar[1] 457 (aged 65)
BuirialKirk o the Haly Apostles, Constantinople
Wifes
IssueMarcia Euphemia
Full name
Flavius Marcianus
DynastyTheodosian dynasty

ReferencesEedit

  1. 1.0 1.1 Theodorus Lector, 367. Theophanes AM 5949 gives 30 April.
  2. In Clessical Laitin, Marcian's name would be inscribed as FLAVIVS MARCIANVS AVGVSTVS.