Pope Leo V

870 - 905

Pope Leo V

Pope Leo V was the bishop of Rome and nominal ruler of the Papal States from July 903 to his death in February 904. He was pope during the period known as the Saeculum obscurum, when popes wielded little temporal authority. Leo V was born at a place called Priapi, near Ardea. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Pope Leo V has received more than 112,536 page views. His biography is available in 67 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 587th most popular religious figure.

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Among religious figures, Pope Leo V ranks 588 out of 2,001Before him are Saint Menas, Pope Celestine II, Pope Boniface VI, Pope Leo VII, Jean Meslier, and Tarcisio Bertone. After him are James, brother of Jesus, Francis Borgia, 4th Duke of Gandía, Eulalia of Mérida, Angelo Sodano, Hasan al-Askari, and Anastasia of Sirmium.

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Among people born in 870, Pope Leo V ranks 3Before him are Romanos I Lekapenos and Alexander. After him are Zwentibold, Lestek, Ebalus, Duke of Aquitaine, and Fulk I, Count of Anjou. Among people deceased in 905, Pope Leo V ranks 1

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Pope Leo V ranks 752 out of 3,282Before him are Gigliola Cinquetti (1947), Roberto Baggio (1967), Pope Leo VII (900), Ambrogio Spinola, 1st Marquess of Balbases (1569), Vittorio Emanuele, Prince of Naples (1937), and Tarcisio Bertone (1934). After him are Charles Ponzi (1882), Angelo Sodano (1927), Anastasia of Sirmium (281), Giorgetto Giugiaro (1938), Pope Agapetus II (900), and Marie Adélaïde of Savoy (1685).


Among religious figures born in Italy, Pope Leo V ranks 241Before him are Pope Marinus II (932), Pope Lucius II (1100), Pope Celestine II (1100), Pope Boniface VI (800), Pope Leo VII (900), and Tarcisio Bertone (1934). After him are Angelo Sodano (1927), Anastasia of Sirmium (281), Pope Agapetus II (900), Pope John XVIII (970), Jacobus da Varagine (1228), and Pope Adeodatus II (610).

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