Adrian II, Pope
Adrian II, Pope
Reigned 867-872

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  • Pope Adrian II —     Pope Adrian II     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Pope Adrian II     (Reigned 867 872.)     After the death of St. Nicholas I, the Roman clergy and people elected, much against his will, the venerable Cardinal Adrian, universally beloved for his… …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Adrian II —     Pope Adrian II     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Pope Adrian II     (Reigned 867 872.)     After the death of St. Nicholas I, the Roman clergy and people elected, much against his will, the venerable Cardinal Adrian, universally beloved for his… …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Pope Adrian II — Infobox Pope English name=Adrian II birth name=??? term start=December 14, 867 term end=December 14, 872 predecessor=Nicholas I successor=John VIII birth date=792 birthplace=Rome, Italy dead=dead|death date=death date|872|12|14|mf=y… …   Wikipedia

  • Adrian II — Italian ecclesiastic: pope A.D. 867 872. Also, Hadrian II. * * * ▪ pope born 792, Rome [Italy] died c. Dec. 13, 872  pope from 867 to 872.       A relative of two previous popes, Stephen V and Sergius II, he had been called to the papacy twice… …   Universalium

  • Adrian II — Italian ecclesiastic: pope A.D. 867 872. Also, Hadrian II …   Useful english dictionary

  • Adrian — The male and female given name Adrian is derived from the Latin Hadrianus , which is more familiar to English speakers as Hadrian. The name means from Adria , a port on the Adriatic Sea. Adrian was the name of several early Christian saints and… …   Wikipedia

  • Pope Adrian IV — Adrian IV Papacy began 4 December 1154 Papacy ended 1 September 1159 Predecessor Anastasius IV …   Wikipedia

  • Pope Adrian V — Adrian V Papacy began 11 July 1276 Papacy ended 18 August 1276 Predecessor Innocent V …   Wikipedia

  • Adrian IV —     Pope Adrian IV     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Pope Adrian IV     Born 1100 (?); died 1 September, 1159. Very little is known about the birthplace, parentage, or boyhood of Adrian. Yet, as is usual in such cases, very various, and sometimes… …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Pope Adrian IV —     Pope Adrian IV     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Pope Adrian IV     Born 1100 (?); died 1 September, 1159. Very little is known about the birthplace, parentage, or boyhood of Adrian. Yet, as is usual in such cases, very various, and sometimes… …   Catholic encyclopedia

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