Basil I

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Basil I
Emperor o the Byzantine Empire
Solidus-Basil I with Constantine and Eudoxia-sb1703.jpg
Basil, his son Constantine, an his seicont wife, Empress Eudokia Ingerina.
Ring867–886
PredecessorMichael III
SuccessorLeo VI the Wise
Born811
Macedonie (theme)
Dee'dAugust 29, 886 (0886-08-30) (aged 75)
ConsortEudokia Ingerina
Wifes
  • Maria
  • Eudokia Ingerina
Issuebi Maria: Constantine
by Eudokia: Leo VI, Alexander, Stephen
Full name
Basil I the Macedonian
DynastyMacedonian dynasty

Basil I, cried the Macedonian (Greek: Βασίλειος ὁ Μακεδών, Basíleios hō Makedṓn; 811 – August 29, 886) wis a Byzantine Emperor who reigned frae 867 tae 886.