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Information about reign: Papa Paschalis (Pope Paschal I)

CountryPapal States
From25 January 817
To11 February 824
Personal InformationPope Paschal I (unknown - 824)
Description

Pope Saint Paschal I (Latin: Paschalis I; born Pascale Massimi) was Pope from 25 January 817 to his death in 824.

Pascal was a member of one of the aristocratic families of Rome. He was in charge of a monastery that served pilgrims. He was elected pope in January 817. In 823, Paschal crowned Lothair I as King of Italy. He rebuilt a number of churches in Rome, including three basilicas.

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