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Metello Cardinal Bichi

Deceased

Archbishop Emeritus of Siena

Cardinal-Priest of Sant’Alessio


Events

DateAgeEventTitle
1541BornSiena
15 Jan 159655.0AppointedBishop of Sovana (Soana), Italy
18 Feb 159655.1Ordained BishopBishop of Sovana (Soana), Italy
17 Aug 161170.6Elevated to Cardinal
12 Sep 161170.7InstalledCardinal-Priest of Sant’Alessio
17 Dec 161272.0AppointedArchbishop of Siena, Italy
23 Mar 161574.2ResignedArchbishop of Siena, Italy
14 Jun 161978.5DiedArchbishop Emeritus of Siena, Italy

MicroData Summary for Metello Bichi:
Cardinal Metello Bichi (died ) Archbishop Emeritus of Siena

  • a bishop for 23.3 years
  • a cardinal for 7.8 years
Episcopal Lineage / Apostolic Succession:

Source(s):
  • b: The Cardinals of the Holy Roman Church, 17 Aug 1611
  • b: Hierarchia Catholica Medii et Recentioris Aevi, Volume 4, Page 323
  • ob/c2+: Sacres Episcopaux a Rome de 1565 a 1662, Page 35, Number 175

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