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CountryEastern Roman Empire (Byzantine Empire)
From13 August 582
To5 October 610
Personal InformationEmperor Phocas of the Eastern Roman Empire (547 - 610)
Description

Phocas (Latin: Flavius Phocas Augustus; Greek: Φωκᾶς) was Byzantine Emperor from 602 to 610. He usurped the throne from the Emperor Maurice, and was himself overthrown by Heraclius after losing a civil war.