Pope John Paul I
Historical Figure
Nationality: Italy
Date of Birth: 1912
Date of Death: 1978
Cause of Death: Heart attack
Religion: Catholicism
Occupation: Clergy, pontiff
Turtledove Appearances:
"Under St. Peter's"
Set in OTL
Type of Appearance: Oblique posthumous reference
Cause of Death: Killed by a vampire
Pope John Paul I, born Albino Luciani, (17 October 1912 — 28 September 1978), reigned as Pope of the Roman Catholic Church and as Sovereign of Vatican City from August 26, 1978 until his death. His 33-day papacy was one of the shortest reigns in papal history. He was also the last in a line of 45 consecutive Italian popes that stretched back to 1523.

Pope John Paul I in "Under St. Peter's"Edit

Like his predecessors going back to St. Peter, John Paul I was fed upon by Jesus, who was in truth a vampire, imprisoned beneath St. Peter's Basilica. Unfortunately, Jesus took too much blood. John Paul I died 33 days later. His death was enshrouded in mystery by the Order of the Pipistrelle.

Religious titles
Preceded by
Paul VI
August-September, 1978
Succeeded by
John Paul II