Pope Leo VI facts

Pope Leo VI
Papacy began June 928
Papacy ended February 929
Predecessor John X
Successor Stephen VII
Personal details
Birth name Leo Sanguini
Born ???
Rome, Papal States
Died February 929
Rome, Papal States

Pope Leo VI (??? − February 929) was pope of the Roman Catholic Church from June 928 until February 929 when he died.

Tradition tells that he was a member of the Sanguini family. Before being elected, he was the cardinal-priest of the church of Santa Susanna in Rome.

He died on 15 March 931 in Rome and was buried in St. Peter's Basilica. He was succeeded by Pope Stephen VII.


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