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Ercole Cardinal Gonzaga

Deceased

Bishop of Mantova

Cardinal-Priest of Santa Maria Nuova


Events

DateAgeEventTitle
23 Nov 1505BornMantova
10 May 152115.5AppointedBishop of Mantova, Italy
3 May 152721.4Elevated to Cardinal
5 May 152721.5InstalledCardinal-Deacon of Santa Maria Nuova
5 Jul 152923.6AppointedAdministrator of Sovana (Soana), Italy
17 Apr 153226.4ResignedAdministrator of Sovana (Soana), Italy
26 Jun 153731.6AppointedAdministrator of Tarazona, Spain
3 Dec 154641.0ResignedAdministrator of Tarazona, Spain
1556²50.1Ordained PriestPriest
6 Jul 155650.6AppointedCardinal-Priest of Santa Maria Nuova
8 Jun 156155.5Ordained BishopBishop of Mantova, Italy
3 Mar 156357.3DiedBishop of Mantova, Italy

Note(s): ² Month Uncertain

MicroData Summary for Ercole Gonzaga:
Cardinal Ercole Gonzaga (born , died ) Bishop of Mantova

  • a priest for 7.2 years
  • a bishop for 1.7 years
  • a cardinal for 35.8 years
Episcopal Lineage / Apostolic Succession:

Source(s):
  • b: The Cardinals of the Holy Roman Church, 3 May 1527
  • b/c2+: Episcopologio Espaņol, Volume 1500, Page 70, Number 411
  • b: Hierarchia Catholica Medii et Recentioris Aevi, Volume 3, Page 234

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