By : Joshua Belen 4A 3/13/15
Background of Justinian
In 527 Justinian came to the trone. He was a stong ruler. He was considered the greatest Byzantine Emperor. He served in the army and was a good general. He was very smart with law, music, arcitecture, and theology. As an emperor, he controlled the army and navy. He was also a supreme judge.
She is Justinians' wife. She was a big help to him. Her family was very poor. She was an actress before meeting Justininan. There was a law for emporers that they couldnt get married. Because he really liked Thepdora , he banned the rule.
it is also known as '' Holy Wisdom .'' It was once called Constanople. It is located where Eourope meets Asia. Since, 1935 it has been a museusm. The modern interrior refers to the Christian and Muslim heritage of the building.