Information about Pope John X

Pope John X ((unknown) - 28 May 928)

Pope John X (Latin: Ioannes X) was Pope from March 914 to his death in 928. A candidate of the Counts of Tusculum, he attempted to unify Italy under the leadership of Berengar of Friuli, and was instrumental in the defeat of the Saracens at the Battle of Garigliano. He eventually fell out with Marozia, who had him deposed, imprisoned, and finally murdered. John’s pontificate occurred during the period known as the Saeculum obscurum.

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Papa Ioannes Decimus (Pope John X) Flag of Holy See Holy See March 914 28 May 928
Papa Ioannes Decimus (Pope John X) Flag of Papal States Papal States March 914 28 May 928
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