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CountryHoly See
From223
To23 May 230
Personal InformationPope Urban I (unknown - 230)
Description

Pope Urban I (Latin: Urbanus I) was Bishop of Rome or pope from 222/223 to 23 May 230. He was born in Rome and succeeded Pope Callixtus I, who had been martyred. It was previously believed for centuries that Urban I was also martyred. However, recent historical discoveries now lead scholars to believe that he died of natural causes.

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Wikipedia: Pope Urban I