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Pope Trivia: Day 3

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Welcome to the third day of our pope trivia!

We will present a new trivia question each day until the conclave and the announcement of the new pope. Here you will learn obscure facts about past popes. Check back every day for a new question!

Here's the third one:

Day 3

Question: What was the ignominious fate of Pope Formosus?

        A. His still juicy remains were ordered exhumed by a successor.
        B. He was placed on trial posthumously.
        C. He had his fingers cut off
        D. He was thrown in the River Tiber.
        E. All of the above.

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There will be a new question every day so make sure to check back tomorrow!

Questions by James P. Cahill

Graphic by Angela Cox