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Pope Saint Gelasius I
Papacy began1 March 492
Papacy ended19 November 496
PredecessorFelix III
SuccessorAnastasius II
Personal details
Birth nameGelasius
BornUnknown date
Roman Africa or Rome[1]
Died19 November 496[2]
Rome, Ostrogothic Kingdom
Sainthood
Feast day21 November[2]
Other Popes named Gelasius

Pope Gelasius I (died 19 November 496) was Pope of the Catholic Church. He reigned from 492 to 496. He was preceded by Felix III and succeeded by Anastasius II.

References

  1. Browne, M. (1998). "The Three African Popes.". The Western Journal of Black Studies 22 (1): 57–58. https://www.questia.com/PM.qst?a=o&se=gglsc&d=5001392071. Retrieved 2008-04-10. 
  2. 2.0 2.1   "Pope St. Gelasius I". Catholic Encyclopedia. (1913). New York: Robert Appleton Company.