Person:Theophano (1)

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Name Theophano
Alt Name[2] Anastasia
Gender Female
Birth? 936 İstanbul, Turkey
Death? aft. 956 İstanbul, Turkey
Reference Number[1] Q232137?
Marriage 957 to Romanos II , Emperor of the Byzantine Empire

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Theophano (Greek: Θεοφανώ, Theophanō; 941 – after 978) was Byzantine Empress by marriage to Romanos II and Nikephoros II. In 963, between her first husband Romanos' death and her second marriage, she was regent for her sons Basil II and Constantine VIII. Theophano historically has been depicted as infamous.

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  1. Theophano (10th century), in Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia.
  2. ROMANOS, in Cawley, Charles. Medieval Lands: A prosopography of medieval European noble and royal families.

    Theofano was the name she adopted on her marriage.