Zoe Porphyrogenita

Monarch

0978 – 1050

Who was Zoe Porphyrogenita?

Zoe reigned as Byzantine Empress alongside her sister Theodora from April 19 to June 11, 1042. She was also enthroned as the Empress Consort to a series of co-rulers beginning with Romanos III in 1028 until her death in 1050 while married to Constantine IX.

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Born
0978
Constantinople
Parents
  • Constantine VIII
  • Helena of Byzantium
Siblings
  • Theodora
Spouses
  • Michael IV the Paphlagonian
  • Romanos III Argyros
  • Constantine IX Monomachos
  • Constantine IX Monomachos
    (1042-06-12 - )
Nationality
  • Byzantine Empire
Profession
Died
Jun 1, 1050
Constantinople
Resting place
Constantinople