Pope Gregory II

669 - 731

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Pope Gregory II (Latin: Gregorius II; 669 – 11 February 731) was the bishop of Rome from 19 May 715 to his death. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Pope Gregory II has received more than 215,592 page views. His biography is available in 71 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 70 in 2019). Pope Gregory II is the 304th most popular religious figure (down from 238th in 2019), the 360th most popular biography from Italy (down from 286th in 2019) and the 136th most popular Italian Religious Figure.

Pope Gregory II is most famous for the Gregorian Chant.

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Among religious figures, Pope Gregory II ranks 304 out of 2,272Before him are Pope Sergius III, Muhammad al-Mahdi, Ignatius of Antioch, Ulfilas, Pope Anastasius I, and Pope Zachary. After him are Pope Paschal I, Pope Gregory X, Joseph Smith, Ali ibn Husayn Zayn al-Abidin, Pope Alexander IV, and Pope Felix III.

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Among people born in 669, Pope Gregory II ranks 1 Among people deceased in 731, Pope Gregory II ranks 1After him are Kul Tigin, Ragenfrid, and Ōtomo no Tabito.

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Among people born in Italy, Pope Gregory II ranks 360 out of 4,088Before him are Cato the Younger (-95), Pope Sergius III (860), Gordian III (225), Scipio Aemilianus (-185), Pope Anastasius I (340), and Pope Zachary (679). After him are Aldo Moro (1916), Pope Paschal I (775), Pope Gregory X (1210), Pope Alexander IV (1200), Ancus Marcius (-675), and Yves Montand (1921).


Among religious figures born in Italy, Pope Gregory II ranks 136Before him are Pope John XV (1000), Matteo Ricci (1552), Pope Lucius III (1110), Pope Sergius III (860), Pope Anastasius I (340), and Pope Zachary (679). After him are Pope Paschal I (775), Pope Gregory X (1210), Pope Alexander IV (1200), Pope Felix III (440), Pope John II (470), and Pope Pius I (90).