RELIGIOUS FIGURE

Pope Boniface IV

550 - 615

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Pope Boniface IV (Latin: Bonifatius IV; 550 – 8 May 615) was the bishop of Rome from 608 to his death. Boniface had served as a deacon under Pope Gregory I, and like his mentor, he ran the Lateran Palace as a monastery. As pope, he encouraged monasticism. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Pope Boniface IV has received more than 156,455 page views. His biography is available in 64 different languages on Wikipedia. Pope Boniface IV is the 323rd most popular religious figure (down from 286th in 2019), the 381st most popular biography from Italy (down from 122nd in 2019) and the 150th most popular Italian Religious Figure.

Pope Boniface IV is most famous for being the pope who crowned Pepin the Short as the first Carolingian king of the Franks.

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Among RELIGIOUS FIGURES

Among religious figures, Pope Boniface IV ranks 323 out of 2,272Before him are Pope Honorius I, Pope Gelasius II, Pope Mark, Pope Honorius II, John Vianney, and Pope Gregory IV. After him are Gregory of Nyssa, Abu Hurairah, Zechariah, Pope Benedict III, Pope Hormisdas, and Pope Leo IV.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 550, Pope Boniface IV ranks 1After him are Teia, Halimah bint Abi Dhuayb, Sumayyah bint Khabbat, Anastasius of Persia, Saint Gall, Abdullah ibn Salam, Armah, John the Merciful, Liuva I, Tardu, and Garibald I of Bavaria. Among people deceased in 615, Pope Boniface IV ranks 1After him are Sumayyah bint Khabbat, Columbanus, Antarah ibn Shaddad, and Abdullah ibn Muhammad.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Pope Boniface IV ranks 381 out of 4,088Before him are Pope Honorius I (585), Pope Gelasius II (1062), Pope Mark (290), Pope Honorius II (1100), Andrea del Sarto (1486), and Pope Gregory IV (790). After him are Cesare Beccaria (1738), Dino Zoff (1942), Parmigianino (1503), Roger II of Sicily (1095), Pope Benedict III (810), and Jacopo Peri (1561).

Among RELIGIOUS FIGURES In Italy

Among religious figures born in Italy, Pope Boniface IV ranks 150Before him are Pope Gregory VI (1000), Pope Honorius I (585), Pope Gelasius II (1062), Pope Mark (290), Pope Honorius II (1100), and Pope Gregory IV (790). After him are Pope Benedict III (810), Pope Hormisdas (450), Pope Leo IV (790), Pope Agatho (574), Pope Benedict I (525), and Pope Nicholas III (1215).