bambam wrote:dj wrote:when's the last time a new papa was creative enough to go with a name that earned him a "I" ?
Wall Street Journal had a chart about Popes using a name for the first time, going all the way back to Peter. Difficult to read, but Lando in 913 is correct.
Interestingly, my wife and I watched "The Empire Strikes Back" on Tuesday night, unaware of this appropriate connection! Perhaps a omen foreshadowing the next day's events.
And, of course, 1100 years was a long time ago... (but not in a galaxy far, far away).