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Czar Samuel of Bulgaria

Czar Samuel of Bulgaria

The remains of the Basilica of Agios Achillios in Lake Prespa, where Samuil’s grave was found SAMUEL OF BULGARIA Seemingly the youngest of the Kometopouloi; tsar of Bulgaria; died Prilep 6 Oct. 1014. He ruled the area of Ohrid with his brothers, then alone after 987 or 988 -as ‘basileus’ after 996 or 997. He reestablished the Bulgarian patriarchate at […]

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