Damasus II Quiz

(Damasus II is referred by his baptismal name for the times before he became pope.)

1. Of which diocese was Poppo bishop?

2. What was Halinard, the choice of Romans to succeed Clement II?

3. Whose advice was sought by the emperor regarding successor to Clement II?

4. Who appointed Poppo pope?

5. Who had seized the papal throne when Poppo was appointed pope?

6. Who first gave the excuse that he was too old to drive out Benedict IX from Rome?

7. When was Damasus II crowned pope?

8. Which of the following is true of Damasus II?

9. When did Damasus II die?

10. Where did Damasus II die?

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