• Born year: 0715
  • Born in: Rome
  • Death date: 0757-04-26
  • Death in: Kingdom of Italy (Holy Roman Empire)
Pope Stephen II

In sources prior to the 1960s, this Pope is sometimes called Stephen III and Pope-elect Stephen is sometimes called Stephen II. See Pope-elect Stephen for a detailed explanation.Pope Stephen II (Latin: Stephanus II; 715 – 26 April 757) was Pope from 26 March 752 to his death in 757. He succeeded Pope Zachary following the death of Pope-elect Stephen. Stephen II marks the historical delineation between the Byzantine Papacy and the Frankish Papacy.