Information about Emperor Phocas of the Eastern Roman Empire

Emperor Phocas of the Eastern Roman Empire (547 - 5 October 610)

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.

Emperor Phocas of the Eastern Roman Empire reigned in...
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Φωκᾶς / Flavius Phocas Augustus (Emperor Phocas) Flag of Eastern Roman Empire (Byzantine Empire) Eastern Roman Empire (Byzantine Empire) 13 August 582 5 October 610
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