Alexios II Grand Komnenos
Author(s) : Vougiouklaki Penelope (24/10/2003)Translation : Andriopoulou Vera
For citation: Vougiouklaki Penelope, "Alexios II Grand Komnenos",Encyclopaedia of the Hellenic World, Asia MinorURL: <http://www.ehw.gr/l.aspx?id=7171>
Member of the dynasty of the Grand Komnenoi and emperor of Trebizond. Born in 1283. In 1297 he succeeded his father John II to the throne of Trebizond and remained emperor until his death (1330). He is also known as Alexios Palaiologos and Alexios Komnenos.
Emperor of Trebizond (1297-1330)
Date and Place of Death
May 3, 1330, Trebizond
Date and Place of Birth
Alexios Palaiologos, Alexios Komnenos
2.1. Policy concerning his allies
2.2. Policy toward his enemies
2.3. Internal affairs
2.4. Ecclesiastical policy
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