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John Paul II

(1920—2005) Polish cleric, pope 1978–2005

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World Encyclopedia

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May 2014
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Pope (1978–2005) b. Poland as Karol Wojtyla. Ordained in 1946, he became auxiliary bishop of Kraków ...

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The Oxford Companion to Politics of the World (2 ed.)

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2004
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The pope elected by the College of Cardinals on 16 October 1978 was an unexpected choice, Karol

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The Concise Oxford Dictionary of World Religions

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2003
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Pope 1978–2005. Karol Wojtyla was a professor at Lublin University and archbishop of Cracow before becoming

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Who's Who in the Twentieth Century

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2003
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Polish-born pope (1978–2005) whose many travels abroad included a visit to Britain (1982) and tours of his native country (...

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Henri Madelin

The Oxford Companion to Comparative Politics

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2012
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The pope elected by the College of Cardinals on 16 October 1978 was an unexpected choice: Karol Wojtyla, archbishop of ...

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