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Birth: 910
Death: 935

Allegedly the son of Marozia and Sergius III, John was born c. 910 in Rome and was made pope in 931. After the marriage of Marozia to her brother-in-law, Hugh of Florence, John's half-brother, Alberic III, imprisoned their mother in the Castel Sant' Angelo and confined John to the Lateran until John's death in 935.


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