Pope Leo VII

900 - 939

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Pope Leo VII (Latin: Leo VII; died 13 July 939) was the bishop of Rome and nominal ruler of the Papal States from 3 January 936 to his death. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Pope Leo VII has received more than 132,514 page views. His biography is available in 65 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 62 in 2019). Pope Leo VII is the 465th most popular religious figure (up from 573rd in 2019), the 557th most popular biography from Italy (up from 719th in 2019) and the 213th most popular Religious Figure.

Pope Leo VII is most famous for his efforts to end the East-West Schism.

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Among religious figures, Pope Leo VII ranks 465 out of 2,238Before him are Pope John XIV, Zaynab bint Ali, Dominic Savio, Charbel Makhlouf, Aloysius Gonzaga, and Vincent of Saragossa. After him are Saint Menas, Pope Sisinnius, Luigi Lucheni, Saint Sarah, Gregory Palamas, and Pope John VI.

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Among people born in 900, Pope Leo VII ranks 11Before him are Halfdan Ragnarsson, Pope Lando, Ahmad ibn Fadlan, Pope Benedict VI, Pope Agapetus II, and Pope Stephen VIII. After him are Robert the Strong, Berengar II of Italy, Guy III of Spoleto, Pope Leo VIII, Banū Mūsā, and Zoe Karbonopsina. Among people deceased in 939, Pope Leo VII ranks 2Before him is Æthelstan. After him are Dirk I, Count of Holland, Eberhard of Franconia, Pietro II Candiano, and Gilbert, Duke of Lorraine.

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Among people born in Italy, Pope Leo VII ranks 557 out of 4,668Before him are Ennius (-239), Rita Levi-Montalcini (1909), Charles III of Naples (1345), Maria Theresa of Naples and Sicily (1772), Giuseppe Peano (1858), and Salvatore Adamo (1943). After him are Charles Ponzi (1882), Girolamo Frescobaldi (1583), Louis II of Italy (825), Antonello da Messina (1430), Benedetto Croce (1866), and Giovanni Gabrieli (1557).


Among religious figures born in Italy, Pope Leo VII ranks 213Before him are Pope Zephyrinus (150), Pope Stephen VIII (900), Beatrice Portinari (1265), Pope John XIV (1000), Dominic Savio (1842), and Aloysius Gonzaga (1568). After him are Pope Pontian (200), Saint Rosalia (1130), Pope Soter (120), Pope Silverius (490), Pope Stephen I (200), and Pope Miltiades (250).