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Theodosius II (Laitin: Flavius Theodosius Junior Augustus;[1] 10 Aprile 401 – 28 Julie 450),[2] commonly surnamed Theodosius the Younger,[3] or Theodosius the Calligrafer, wis Byzantine Emperor frae 408 tae 450.

Theodosius II
Emperor o the Byzantine Empire
Theodosius II Louvre Ma1036.jpg
Bust o Theodosius II
Ring Januar 402 - 1 Mey 408 (wi Arcadius);
1 Mey 408 – 28 Julie 450
(alone, wi Anthemius an later Pulcheria actin as regent frae 408 tae 416)
Predecessor Arcadius
Successor Pulcheria
Born 10 Aprile 401
Dee'd (450-07-28)28 Julie 450 (aged 49)
Wife
Issue Licinia Eudoxia
Full name
Flavius Theodosius Iunior
Faither Arcadius
Mither Aelia Eudoxia

ReferencesEedit

  1. Consular diptych of 430
  2. "Theodosius II" in The Oxford Dictionary of Byzantium, Oxford University Press, New York & Oxford, 1991, p. 2051. ISBN 0195046528
  3. Gibbon, Edward. The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire, Chapters 32 & 34