Holy See / Papa Simplicius (Pope Simplicius)

Holy See - Papa Simplicius (Pope Simplicius) (3 March 468 - 10 March 483)
United Kingdom / Sovereign 1905

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.

Papa Simplicius (Pope Simplicius) - Example/s on coins
United Kingdom / Sovereign 1905

500th Anniversary of the Battle of Sempach

United Kingdom / Sovereign 1905

Switzerland - which was the victorious side in the battle in which the Duke lost his life - issued a commemorative 5 Francs coin to mark its 500th anniversary.

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