May 2 – Boris of Bulgaria; José María Rubio

Boris of Bulgaria, Equal-to-the-Apostles (d. 907) (Борис-Михаил) was the founding prince or king or khan or knyaz or archon or tsar (delete as needed) of the First Bulgarian Empire. Boris began his reign during a time when war was even more popular a national pastime than it is now. During one conflagration he managed to… Continue reading May 2 – Boris of Bulgaria; José María Rubio