Pope John XXI, Date of Birth, Place of Birth, Date of Death


Pope John XXI


Date of Birth: 01-Jan-0001

Place of Birth: Lisbon, Lisbon District, Portugal

Date of Death: 20-May-1277

Profession: writer, physician, politician, mathematician, Catholic priest, university teacher, cleric, philosopher

Nationality: Portugal

Zodiac Sign: Capricorn

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About Pope John XXI

  • Pope John XXI (Latin: Ioannes XXI; c.?1215 – 20 May 1277), born Peter Juliani (Latin: Petrus Iulianus; Portuguese: Pedro Julião), was Pope from 8 September 1276 to his death in 1277.
  • Apart from Damasus I (from Roman Lusitania), he has been the only Portuguese pope.
  • He is sometimes identified with the logician and herbalist Peter of Spain (Latin: Petrus Hispanus; Portuguese: Pedro Hispano), which would make him the only pope to have been a physician."Pope John XXI" was actually the 19th pope named John, but decided to skip the number XX.

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