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Information about reign: Papa Lucius Secundus (Pope Lucius II)

CountryHoly See
From9 March 1144
To15 February 1145
Personal InformationPope Lucius II (unknown - 1145)
Description

Pope Lucius II (Latin: Lucius II), born Gherardo Caccianemici dal Orso, was Pope from 9 March 1144 to his death in 1145. His pontificate was notable for the unrest in Rome associated with the Commune of Rome and its attempts to wrest control of the city from the papacy.

His heraldic badge was a shield of argent, with a bear rampant of proper sable.

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