Born: 8XX AD
Died: 896 AD.
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.
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