Born in Rome, Italy.
896 – He served as Pope in April this year.
– He was a subdeacon when he was elected to succeed Formosus.
– He died on the 19th of April in Rome, Italy.
– Boniface either died of gout or was murdered by Stephen VI, who became the next pope.
896-898 – A central figure during a dark period in papal history revolving around the death of Pope Formosus, Boniface was denounced at a Roman council held by Pope John IX.