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Pope John III

AKA Catelinus

Born: ?
Birthplace: Rome, Italy
Died: 13-Jul-574 AD
Location of death: Rome, Italy
Cause of death: unspecified

Gender: Male
Religion: Roman Catholic
Race or Ethnicity: White
Occupation: Religion

Nationality: Italy
Executive summary: Roman Catholic Pope, 561-74

John III, Roman Catholic Ppoe from 561 to 574, successor to Pope Pelagius I, was descended from a noble Roman family. He is said to have been successful in preventing an invasion of Italy by the recall of the deposed exarch Narses, but the Lombards still continued their incursions, and, especially during the pontificate of his successor, Benedict I, inflicted great miseries on the province. John died on the 7th or 13th of July, 574.

    Roman Catholic Pope 561 to 13-Jul-574


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