J. B. Bury

John Bagnell Bury FBA (UK: /ˈbɛrɪ/; 16 October 1861 – 1 June 1927) was an Anglo-Irish[1][2] historian, classical scholar, Medieval Roman historian and philologist. He objected to the label "Byzantinist" explicitly in the preface to the 1889 edition of his Later Roman Empire. He was Erasmus Smith's Professor of Modern History at Trinity College Dublin (1893–1902), before being Regius Professor of Modern History at the University of Cambridge from 1902 until his death.

J. B. Bury

Born
John Bagnell Bury

16 October 1861
Died1 June 1927(1927-06-01) (aged 65)
Rome, Italy