New Catholic Dictionary – Pope Saint Adrian III

detail of an antique Italian holy card of Pope Saint Adrian III; swiped with permission from Santini ImaginiArticle

Reigned from 17 May 884 to the summer of 885. Born in either Teano or Rome, Italy; died near Modena, Italy. When on his way to an imperial diet he died and was buried in the monastery of Nonantula. His Mass is celebrated in Rome and Modena on 8 July.

MLA Citation

  • “Pope Saint Adrian III”. New Catholic Dictionary. CatholicSaints.Info. 22 October 2010. Web. 23 September 2021. <>