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Name:  Tiberios III
Brief biography:  Byzantine Emperor 698-705 and a former droungarios.
Nationality:  Byzantine
Occupation:  Emperor and naval officer
Period of rule:  698-705
Date of death:  706
Place of death:  Istanbul

Tiberios III took the name Tiberios upon becoming emperor, he was originally called Apsimar, and was a droungarios (naval officer). He took power through a coup against the usurper emperor Leontios in 698 following a failed assault on now Muslim Carthage. Tiberios was himself deposed in 705 by a returning Justinian II, mutilated then executed in 706. He was noted for his military background and achievements, and appears in military dress on his coins.

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