5XX AD – Born in Rome, Italy. 603 AD – He was a deacon of the Roman Church when Pope St. Gregory I the Great sent him in as a legate to Constantinople, where he obtained from the Byzantine emperor Phocas an edict recognizing the see of Rome as the head of all the ..
550 – Boniface IV was born this year in Valeria, Italy. He is the son of John, a physician, a Marsian from the province of Valeria. – Possibly a student of Pope St. Gregory I the Great in Rome, he was a deacon of the Roman Church when elected pope. 608-615 – He became ..
Born in Naples, Italy. 619-625 – He served as Pope in Rome. – He succeeded St. Deusdedit after the papacy had been vacant for more than a year and was faced with the task of organizing an Italy war-torn by Eleutherius, exarch of Ravenna. – In endeavouring to apply canon law to civil ..
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 ..
– A cardinal deacon, he ordered the murder of his predecessor, Benedict VI, and was installed by Crescentius I. – Later, however, he was expelled at the behest of Otto II, the Holy Roman emperor, and was replaced on the papal throne by Benedict VII. 974-984 – He served as pope, or antipope. ..
1235 – Benedetto Gaetani or Pope Boniface VIII, born in Rome, Italy. He was Pope of the Roman Catholic Church. 1252 – When his uncle Peter Caetani became bishop of Todi, in Umbria, he went with him and began his legal studies there. 1260 – He acquired a canonry in Todi, as well as the ..
1355 – Pietro Tomacelli was born in Naples, Italy. 1378-1417 – He was the second pontiff to rule in Rome during the Western Schism. 1385 – Created cardinal deacon early in life and cardinal priest by Urban VI, he succeeded Urban, whose disputed election was the original cause of the rupture between Rome and Avignon ..
– Benedict was the son of a man named Boniface, and was called Bonosus by the Greeks. 575 AD – Benedict I became Pope from 2nd of June up to his death. 579 AD – He reigned four years, one month, and twenty-eight days. – ..
683- He was chosen to be a pope and was not ordained until 684, because the leave of the Emperor Constantine IV Pogonatus was not obtained until some months after the election. – He obtained from the Emperor a decree which either abolished imperial confirmations altogether or made them obtainable from the exarch ..
683- He was chosen to be a pope and was not ordained until 684, because the leave of the Emperor Constantine IV Pogonatus was not obtained until some months after the election. – He was educated and lived in Rome and was cardinal priest of S. Callisto at the time of his election. ..