Antipope John


Antipope John

Antipope John may refer to:

* Antipope John VIII (844), in opposition to Pope Sergius II
* Antipope John XVI (997–998), in opposition to Pope Gregory V
* Antipope John XXIII (1410–1415), in opposition to Pope Gregory XII

See also

* Pope John


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