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Pope John XXIII (1881–1963)

Pope John XXIII was born on November 25, 1881 in Sotto il Monte, Bergamo, Italy as Angelo Giuseppe Roncalli. He was a writer, known for A Man Named John (1965), Tu es Pierre (1959) and Pro Mundi Vita (1961). He died on June 3, 1963 in Vatican City. See full bio »


(age 81) in Vatican City

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 1965 A Man Named John (book "Il giornale dell'anima" - as Angelo Roncalli)
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2 Print Biographies | 4 Portrayals | 2 Articles | 1 Pictorial | See more »

Alternate Names:

Giovanni XXIII | Angelo Giuseppe Roncalli | Angelo Roncalli


5' 6" (1.68 m)

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He succeeded Pope Pius XII on 28 October 1958. See more »

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