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823 words, approx. 3 pages
Justinian I JUSTINIAN I (482–565), Roman emperor, was born in or near Skopje in Macedonia, a city where the local aristocracy spoke Latin. The trusted minister of his uncle, Justin I, from 518,... Read more
75 words, approx. 1 pages
Justinian 482-565 Byzantine emperor who sought to restore the Roman empire by reclaiming territories in Western Europe that had been taken by Germanic tribes. With his armies, under the command of Gen... Read more
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Justinian I 483-565 Byzantine Emperor The most famous of all the emperors of the Byzantine, or Eastern Roman Empire, was Justinian I. After becoming emperor, he embarked upon an extensive building pro... Read more