Pope John Paul II served as Pope and sovereign of the Vatican City State from 1978 to 2005. ...... The single fact of John Paul II's election in 1978 changed everything. In Poland, everything began. Not in East Germany or Czechoslovakia .


Dec 27, 2017 ... See CNN's Fast Facts for a look at the life of the late Pope John Paul II. He was canonized as a saint on April 27, 2014.


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Apr 2, 2014 ... Pope John Paul II made history and was considered a vocal advocate for human rights. Learn more at Biography.com.


Learn fun facts about St. Pope John Paul II. All facts are in comic strip style.


Saint John Paul II Biography. Karol J. Wojtyla, known as John Paul II since his October 1978 election to the papacy, was born in Wadowice, a small city 50 ...


St. John Paul II: Saint John Paul II, the bishop of Rome and head of the Roman Catholic Church (1978–2005), the first non-Italian pope in 455 years and the first  ...


In this lesson we will learn about Pope John Paul II's life and death, from being born Karol Wojtyla in Poland to becoming the most famous...


Apr 26, 2014 ... Pope Francis will canonize two popes, John Paul II and John XXIII. ... In fact, tomorrow night I'll be delivering a special presentation on John ...