Pope Boniface VI

[Pope Boniface VI]
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Little is known of his early life, but he was apparently deprived his orders when a subdeacon and a priest. 112th pope in 896 after a popular uprising. Died after 15 days on the throne. The Council of Rome in 898, declared his election null.
Born
probably in Rome, Italy, date unknown
Papal Ascension
April 896
Died
April 896 at Rome, Italy of gout
Additional Information
Catholic Encyclopedia, by Thomas Oestreich
New Catholic Dictionary
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