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Giovanni Battista Castagna

Deceased

Pope (Roma {Rome})

Note/Previous Titular See: (never enthroned as Pope)


Events

DateAgeEventTitle
4 Aug 1521BornRome
1 Mar 155331.6AppointedArchbishop of Rossano, Italy
30 Mar 155331.7Ordained PriestPriest of Rossano, Italy
4 Apr 155331.7Ordained BishopArchbishop of Rossano, Italy
Jan 1573³51.4ResignedArchbishop of Rossano, Italy
12 Dec 158362.4Elevated to Cardinal
9 Jan 158462.4InstalledCardinal-Priest of San Marcello
15 Sep 159069.1ElectedPope (Roma {Rome}, Italy)
27 Sep 159069.1DiedPope (Roma {Rome}, Italy)

Note(s): ³ Day Uncertain

MicroData Summary for Giovanni Battista Castagna:
Holy Father Giovanni Battista Castagna (born , died ) Pope of Roma {Rome}

  • a priest for 37.5 years
  • a bishop for 37.5 years
  • a cardinal for 6.8 years (Elected Pope)
  • a pope for .0 years
Episcopal Lineage / Apostolic Succession:

Source(s):
  • b: The Cardinals of the Holy Roman Church, 12 Dec 1583
  • b: Hierarchia Catholica Medii et Recentioris Aevi, Volume 3, Page 286

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