Pope Stephen VII

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Stephen VII, pope (May 896-July-August 897).

He is remembered in connexion with his conduct towards the remains of Formosus, his last predecessor but one. It excited a tumult, which ended in his imprisonment and his death by strangling.


from the 9th edition (1887) of an unnamed encyclopedia.


preceded by Pope Boniface VI (896)
succeeded by Pope Romanus (897)