Pope John VI

655 - 705

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Pope John VI can also refer to Pope John VI of Alexandria.Pope John VI (Latin: Ioannes VI; 655 – 11 January 705) was the bishop of Rome from 30 October 701 to his death. John VI was a Greek from Ephesus who reigned during the Byzantine Papacy. His papacy was noted for military and political breakthroughs on the Italian Peninsula. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Pope John VI has received more than 144,465 page views. His biography is available in 67 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 64 in 2019). Pope John VI is the 442nd most popular religious figure (down from 382nd in 2019), the 197th most popular biography from Turkey (down from 175th in 2019) and the 33rd most popular Turkish Religious Figure.

Pope John VI was most famous for being the pope who was in charge of the church when the Ottoman Empire conquered Constantinople in 1453.

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Among religious figures, Pope John VI ranks 442 out of 2,272Before him are Pope Constantine, Pope Victor I, Musa al-Kadhim, Simon Magus, Jehoshaphat, and Pope Stephen III. After him are Pope Marinus I, 'Abd al-Rahman ibn 'Awf, Charbel Makhlouf, Parascheva of the Balkans, Pope John XVII, and Eber.

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Among people born in 655, Pope John VI ranks 1After him is Childeric II. Among people deceased in 705, Pope John VI ranks 3Before him are Wu Zetian and Abd al-Malik ibn Marwan. After him are Leontios, Tiberius III, Lambert of Maastricht, Alpaida, and Aldfrith of Northumbria.

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Among people born in Turkey, Pope John VI ranks 197 out of 1,128Before him are Alexios III Angelos (1153), Briseis (null), Theodore I Laskaris (1174), Abdullah Öcalan (1949), Pope Constantine (664), and Hippodamus of Miletus (-498). After him are John VII Palaiologos (1370), Hussein bin Ali, Sharif of Mecca (1853), Parascheva of the Balkans (1000), Phorcys (null), Leo IV the Khazar (750), and Elia Kazan (1909).


Among religious figures born in Turkey, Pope John VI ranks 33Before him are Pope Sabinian (530), Gregory Palamas (1296), Pancras of Rome (289), Michael I Cerularius (1005), Pope John V (635), and Pope Constantine (664). After him are Parascheva of the Balkans (1000), Saint Nino (296), Dorothea of Caesarea (279), Dionysius Exiguus (475), Theodora (815), and Basilios Bessarion (1403).