Levon the Great - King of Cilicia

Levon the Great – King of Cilicia – The Armenian Rubenid Dynasty

Levon II (Armenian: Լեւոն Բ Մեծագործ, crowned Levon I, French: Léon II; 1150–1219) was the first king of Cilician Armenia from the Armenian Rubenid dynasty. He reigned from 1187 to 1219. The rule of Levon II coincided with the time of the Third Crusade led by Frederick I Barbarossa. His contemporary was another major figure …

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