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Pope Gregory II

89th Pope of the Roman Catholic Church (from 715 to 731)

Pope Gregory II (Latin: Gregorius Segundus; 669 – 11 February 731) was an Italian priest of the Roman Catholic Church and the 89th Pope from 19 May 715 to his death on 11 February 731.[1]

Gregory II
Papacy began19 May 715
Papacy ended11 February 731
PredecessorPope Constantine
SuccessorPope Gregory III
Personal details
Born669
Rome
Died11 February 731
Rome
Other Popes named Gregory

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Early lifeEdit

Gregory was born in Rome.[2] He was born in 669.[3]

PopeEdit

Gregory was elected pope in 731.[4]

Related pagesEdit

ReferencesEdit

 
Emblem of the popes
  1. "List of Popes," Catholic Encyclopedia (2009); retrieved 2013-3-18.
  2. Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge. (1838). "Gregory II," Penny cyclopaedia, Vol. 11, p. 444.
  3. "Pope St. Gregory II" at Catholic.org; retrieved 2013-3-19.
  4. "Pope St. Gregory II," Catholic Encyclopedia; retrieved 2013-3-12.

Other websitesEdit

  Media related to Gregorius II at Wikimedia Commons

  •   "Pope St. Gregory II" . Catholic Encyclopedia. New York: Robert Appleton Company. 1913.
  • "Gregory II", Encyclopædia Britannica, 1911
  • Catholic Hierarchy, Popes in sequence


Preceded by
Constantine
Pope
715-731
Succeeded by
Zachary