leo the great

Leo I

[lee-oh; Italian le-aw]
Saint ("Leo the Great") a.d. c390–461, Italian ecclesiastic: pope 440–461.
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Leo I (ˈliːəʊ)
Saint, known as Leo the Great. ?390--461 ad, pope (440--461). He extended the authority of the papacy in the West and persuaded Attila not to attack Rome (452). Feast day: Nov 10 or Feb 18

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