Day archives: October 23rd, 2018

Bahram al-Armani – Armenian Egyptian Warlord

Bahram al-Armani - Armenian Egyptian Warlord

Bahram al-Armani (Vahram Pahlavuni; died in 1140) was an Egyptian military commander of Armenian origin, the vizier of the sword (1135–1137) during the reign of Caliph al-Hafiz (1130–1149). Bahram was born in Tell-Bashir. He belonged to the noble Armenian Pahlavuni family. In particular, he was the nephew of the Armenian Catholicos Grigor II Vkayaser and …