Pope Gregory V
|File:Otto III wird von Papst Gregor V. zum Kaiser gesalbt.jpg|
|Papacy began||3 May 996|
|Papacy ended||18 February 999|
|Predecessor||Pope John XV|
|Successor||Pope Sylvester II|
|Birth name||Bruno of Carinthia|
Duchy of Saxony
|Died||18 February 999|
|Other Popes named Gregory|
Gregory V (Lua error in package.lua at line 80: module 'Module:Language/data/iana scripts' not found.; c. 972-18 February 999), also known as Bruno of Carinthia, was a German priest of the Roman Catholic Church and the 139th Pope from 3 May 996 to 18 February 999.
Bruno was elected pope in 996; and he chose to be called Gregory. He was the first German Pope.
- 15px "Pope Gregory V". Catholic Encyclopedia. New York: Robert Appleton Company. 1913.
- "Gregory V", Encyclopædia Britannica, 1911
- Catholic Hierarchy, Popes in sequence