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Information about reign: Papa Simplicius (Pope Simplicius)

CountryHoly See
From3 March 468
To10 March 483
Personal InformationPope Simplicius (unknown - 483)
Description

Pope Simplicius was Pope from 468 to his death in 483. He was born in Tivoli, Italy, the son of a citizen named Castinus. Most of what is known of him is derived from the Liber Pontificalis.

Simplicius is credited with the construction of a church named in memory of the virgin and martyr St. Bibiana. St. Simplicius's feast day is celebrated on 10 March, the day of his death.

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