Pope Damasus II facts
|Papacy began||July 17 1048|
|Papacy ended||August 9, 1048|
|Predecessor||Pope Benedict IX|
|Successor||Pope Leo IX|
|Died||August 9, 1048
He was the third German to become pope.
He was born in Bavaria.
Poppo was Bishop of Brixen in the Tyrol Mountains of Germany..
Bishop Popo became pope on July 17, 1048; and he took the name Damasas II. He died within a month after his election.
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