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|Papacy ended||3 March 604|
|Predecessor||Pope Pelagius II|
|Other Popes named Gregory|
Pope Gregory I (Latin: Gregorius Primus; c. 540 – 12 March 604), better known in English as Gregory the Great, was an Italian priest of the Roman Catholic Church and the 64th Pope from 3 September 590 to his death in 604.
Gregory was born in Rome, but the date of his birth is not certain. He was the son of a noble Roman family.
Gregory was elected pope in 590.
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