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us: Sylvester II, Pope, approximately 945-1003


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    • us: Alvernia, Gerberto dell', approximately 945-1003
    • us: Aurillac, Gerbert von, approximately 945-1003
    • us: Aurillac, Gerberto d', approximately 945-1003
    • us: Gerbert, d'Aurillac, approximately 945-1003
    • us: Gerbert, d'Orlhac, approximately 945-1003
    • us: Gerbert, von Aurillac, approximately 945-1003
    • us: Gerbert, von Reims, approximately 945-1003
    • us: Gerberto, d'Aurillac, approximately 945-1003
    • us: Gerberto, dell'Alvernia, approximately 945-1003
    • us: Orlhac, Gerbert d', approximately 945-1003
    • us: Reims, Gerbert von, approximately 945-1003
    • us: Silvestre II, Pope, approximately 945-1003
    • us: Silvestro II, Pope, approximately 945-1003
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 0945~
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 1003-05-12
    • HonoraryTitle

        Pope
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Aurillac (France)
    • Death Place

        (naf) Rome (Italy)
    • Gender

        male
    • Associated Language

        lat
    • Occupation

        (lcsh) Clergy
          (lcsh) Popes
      • Related Terms

        • us: Catholic Church. Pope (999-1003 : Sylvester II)
      • Earlier Established Forms

          Sylvester II, Pope, ca. 945-1003 Sylvester II, Pope, d. 1003
      • Sources

        • found: Uhlirz, M. Untersuchungen über Inhalt und Datierung der Briefe Gerberts von Aurillac ... 1957.
        • found: New Cath. encycl., 1981 (Sylvester II, Pope, 999-1003; secular name Gerbert, b. Aurillac, France, ca. 945; d. 1003)
        • found: Bacchiega, M. Silvestro II ... 1981.
        • found: Silvestre II (Gerbert d'Orlhac), 1998.
        • found: Contardi, E. Gerberto d'Aurillac, Silvestro II, 1939.
        • found: Wikipedia, 14 September 2016 (Pope Sylvester II or Silvester II; born c. 946 in Belliac, Auvergne, France; entered the monastery of St. Gerard of Aurillac around 963; died 12 May 1003 in Rome, Papal States; birth name Gilbertus (Gerbert); pope from 2 April 999 to 12 May 1003)
      • Change Notes

        • 1980-11-14: new
        • 2016-09-15: revised
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