Date of Birth: 1691–5
Place of Birth: Gondar, Ethiopia
Date of Death: 1755–9
Place of Death: Unknown
The author of the Chronicle of Iyasu II is not identified in the text itself. However, it is evident that he was very close to the king and enjoyed a court life. It seems that he worked daily on the Chronicle, and took part in military campaigns and attended royal banquets at Gondär, the fixed capital of the kingdom.
There is evidence to sugges…