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Pope John Paul II (1920–2005)


Pope John Paul II was born on May 18, 1920 in Wadowice, Malopolskie, Poland as Karol Józef Wojtyla. He was a writer, known for The Papal Chase (2004), Our God's Brother (1997) and The Jeweller's Shop (1989). He died on April 2, 2005 in Vatican City. See full bio »

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(age 84) in Vatican City

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 2012 Az aranymüves boltja elött (TV Movie) (as Karol Wojtyla)
 1997 Our God's Brother (play "Brat Naszego Boga" - as Karol Wojtyla)
 1989 The Jeweller's Shop (play - as Karol Wojtyla)
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Other Works:

His play, "The Jeweller's Shop," was performed at the Westminster Theatre in London, England with Hannah Gordon, Gwen Watford, Paul Daneman, John Carson, Lalla Ward, and Dominic Guard in the cast. Robin Phillips was director. See more »

Publicity Listings:

5 Biographical Movies | 10 Print Biographies | 4 Portrayals | 34 Articles | 8 Pictorials | 25 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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Alternate Names:

Papez Jan Pavel II. | Papst Johannes Paul II. | Joan Pau II | Pope John Paul II | Papiez Jan Pawel II | Karol Józef Wojtyla | Karol Wojtyla

Height:

5' 10" (1.78 m)
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Personal Quote:

"When I first visited this shrine in 1979, I asked you to pray for me, while I am alive and after my death. Today I thank you and all the pilgrims of Kalwaria for these prayers, for the spiritual support I continually receive. I continue to ask you: do not stop praying - once again I repeat it - as long as I am alive and after my death." (At the end of the Holy Mass in the shrine of Our Lady of ... See more »

Trivia:

Was succeeded by Cardinal Joseph Alois Ratzinger, who became Pope Benedict XVI (19 April 2005). See more »

Nickname:

The Pilgrim Pope

Star Sign:

Taurus

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