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Pope John IV

600 - 642

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Pope John IV (Latin: Ioannes IV; died 12 October 642) was the bishop of Rome from 24 December 640 to his death. His election followed a four-month vacancy. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Pope John IV has received more than 155,549 page views. His biography is available in 68 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 66 in 2019). Pope John IV is the 420th most popular religious figure (down from 369th in 2019), the 11th most popular biography from Croatia (down from 9th in 2019) and the most popular Croatian Religious Figure.

Pope John IV is most famous for being the first pope to use a papal tiara.

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Among religious figures, Pope John IV ranks 420 out of 2,238Before him are Uwais al-Qarani, Abu Dawood, Salome, Januarius, Pope Celestine II, and Thomas à Kempis. After him are Thomas Becket, Guru Nanak, Pope Cornelius, Ali al-Ridha, Pope Gregory III, and Saint Maurice.

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Among people born in 600, Pope John IV ranks 6Before him are Jordanes, Abu Hurairah, Pope Eugene I, Pope Vitalian, and Samo. After him are Abraha, Musaylimah, Zainab bint Muhammad, Abdullah ibn Masud, Bahira, and Muadh ibn Jabal. Among people deceased in 642, Pope John IV ranks 3Before him are Khalid ibn al-Walid and Bilal ibn Rabah. After him are Yeongnyu of Goguryeo, Tulga, Oswald of Northumbria, Pulakeshin II, Tulayha, Cynegils, Aiulf I of Benevento, Domnall Brecc, and Eowa of Mercia.

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Among people born in Croatia, Pope John IV ranks 11 out of 589Before him are Marcus Vipsanius Agrippa (-63), Valens (328), Franjo Tuđman (1922), Valentinian I (321), Laura Antonelli (1941), and János Kádár (1912). After him are Roger Joseph Boscovich (1711), Pope Caius (250), Saint Marinus (275), Mario Andretti (1940), Svetozar Boroević (1856), and Andrija Mohorovičić (1857).


Among religious figures born in Croatia, Pope John IV ranks 1After him are Pope Caius (250), Saint Marinus (275), Aloysius Stepinac (1898), Margaret of Hungary (1242), Pavle, Serbian Patriarch (1914), Maximianus of Ravenna (499), Marko Krizin (1589), Franjo Šeper (1905), George Martinuzzi (1482), Nicholas Tavelic (1340), and Josip Bozanić (1949).