Pope John XIV

Pope John XIVAlso known as

  • Peter Campanora


Bishop of Pavia, Italy. Chancellor of the empire under Otto II. 136th pope. In April 984, he was imprisoned by the antipope, Boniface VII, in the Castle of Sant’ Angelo where he died, possibly by violence.


Papal Ascension

  • November-December 983


  • 20 August 984 at Castle of Sant’ Angelo, Rome, Italy
  • may be been murdered, may have died of starvation and abuse

MLA Citation

  • “Pope John XIV“. CatholicSaints.Info. 22 February 2019. Web. 24 October 2021. <>