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Leo IX

(Bruno of Egisheim; 1002–1054). B. Egisheim, Alsace; pope 1048 (crowned 1049); enjoined clerical celibacy; declared war against Normans in S It. 1053; defeated 1053 at Civitate (Civitella del Tronto), on the Fortore R. and detained. See also Schism, 6.

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