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Pope Damasus II

AKA Poppo

Born: ?
Birthplace: Bavaria, Germany
Died: 9-Aug-1048
Location of death: Palestrina, Italy
Cause of death: unspecified

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

Nationality: Germany
Executive summary: Roman Catholic Pope, 1048

Damasus II, Roman Catholic Pope from the 17th of July to the 9th of August 1048 (a span of only 23 days), was the ephemeral successor of Pope Clement II. His original name was Poppo, and he was bishop of Brixen when the emperor Henry III raised him to the papacy. He died from Malaria.

    Roman Catholic Pope 17-Jul-1048 to 9-Aug-1048
    Roman Catholic Bishop Brixen

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