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Telerig, Khan of Bulgaria

LC control no.nb2019020022
Descriptive conventionsrda
Personal name headingTelerig, Khan of Bulgaria
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Variant(s)Theophylaktos
Beginning date0768
Ending date0777
Associated countryBulgaria
Profession or occupationKings and rulers
Found inVu╠ćzmezdieto na Telerig, 2019
Wikipedia, viewed on 16 October 2019 (Telerig of Bulgaria page, Khan of Bulgaria, he was the ruler of Bulgaria between 768-777. Involved in military conflict with the Byzantine Emperor Constantine V Kopronymos. After Constantine V had died in 775, Telerig fled to the new Byzantine emperor, Leo IV the Khazar in 777. He converted to Christianity under the name of Theophylaktos and married a cousin of the Empress Eirene.)
Associated languagebul