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Born: 4700 AD
Died: 5260 AD
Nationality: Roman
Categories: Popes, Religious Icon, Saint

470 AD – Born in Populonia, Tuscany, Italy.


523 AD – Priest in Rome and the 53rd pope, Italy’s ruler.


           – Roman Catholic Pope.         


          – He tried to involve Pope John in his political machinations.


525 AD – He was sent by Theodoric at the head of an embassy to Constantinople to obtain from the emperor Justin toleration for the Arians.


          – Led mission to Constantinople to attempt to persuade Justin I to show tolerance for Arians within Byzantine Empire 


526 AD – On the 18th of May, of thirst and starvation in prison in Ravenna, Italy of natural causes.