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Tolomeo Cardinal Gallio


Cardinal-Bishop of Ostia (e Velletri)

Prefect of the Congregation of (Sacred) Rites

Prefect of the Congregation of Ceremonies


25 Sep 1527Born
13 Sep 156032.9AppointedBishop of Martirano (Martoranum), Italy
6 Jul 156234.7AppointedArchbishop of Manfredonia, Italy
12 Mar 156537.4Elevated to Cardinal
15 May 156537.6InstalledCardinal-Priest of San Teodoro
7 Sep 156537.9AppointedCardinal-Priest of San Pancrazio
14 May 156840.6AppointedCardinal-Priest of Sant’Agata de’ Goti
8 Apr 157345.5ResignedArchbishop of Manfredonia, Italy
20 Apr 158759.5AppointedCardinal-Priest of Santa Maria del Popolo
2 Dec 158760.1AppointedCardinal-Bishop of Albano
2 Mar 158961.4AppointedCardinal-Bishop of Sabina
20 Mar 159163.4AppointedCardinal-Bishop of Frascati
21 Feb 160072.4AppointedCardinal-Bishop of Porto e Santa Rufina
14 Feb 160375.3AppointedPrefect of the Congregation of (Sacred) Rites
14 Feb 160375.3AppointedPrefect of the Congregation of Ceremonies
19 Feb 160375.4AppointedCardinal-Bishop of Ostia (e Velletri)
3 Feb 160779.3DiedCardinal-Bishop of Ostia (e Velletri)

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MicroData Summary for Tolomeo Gallio
(VIAF: 72205659; WikiData: Q1555116)
Tolomeo Cardinal Gallio (born , died ) Cardinal-Bishop of Ostia (e Velletri)

Birth PlaceCernobbio, Diocese of Como, Italy
Death PlaceRoma, Diocese of Roma {Rome}, Italy
Buried Place (Original)S. Maria della Scala, Church, Roma, Diocese of Roma {Rome}, Italy
Buried Place (Current)S. Giovanni di Piedemonte, Church, Como, Diocese of Como, Italy

  • a cardinal for 41.8 years

  • b: The Cardinals of the Holy Roman Church, 12 Mar 1565
  • b: Hierarchia Catholica, Volume 3, Page 301, and Page 237
  • b: Les Ordinations Épiscopales, Year 1560, Number 67*


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