|Great King (Shah) of Persia|
Coin of Kavadh II.
|Reign||Persia: 628 CE (several months)|
|Place of death||Iran|
|Wife||"Anzoy the Roman"|
Kavadh II was raised to the throne in opposition to his father in February 628, after the great victories of the Emperor Heraclius (610–641). He put his father and eighteen brothers to death and began negotiations with Heraclius, but died after a reign of a few months from the plague.
- Martindale, Jones & Morris (1992), p. 94
- Martindale, John R.; Jones, A.H.M.; Morris, John (1992), The Prosopography of the Later Roman Empire, Volume III: AD 527–641, Cambridge University Press, ISBN 0-521-20160-8
- This article incorporates text from a publication now in the public domain: Eduard Meyer (1911). "Kavadh". In Chisholm, Hugh. Encyclopædia Britannica (11th ed.). Cambridge University Press.
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