Pope Gregory XIV Sfondrato

Niccolò Sfondrato (1535 - 1591)

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Niccolò (Pope Gregory XIV) Sfondrato aka Sfondrati
Born in Somma Lombardo, Duchy of Milanmap
Son of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Died in Rome, Papal Statesmap
Profile last modified | Created 28 May 2017
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Categories: Popes | Unconnected Notables.

Pope Gregory XIV Sfondrato is Notable.
Preceded by
Urban VII
229th Pope of the Roman Catholic Church
5 December 1590– 16 October 1591
Succeeded by
Innocent IX


Niccolò Sfondrato or Sfondrati was born 11 February 1535 at Somma Lombardo, Duchy of Milan to Francesco Sfondrati. He died 16 October 1591 (aged 56) in Rome, Papal States. He was ordained a priest in 1551 and consecrated a bishop on 13 March 1564 by St Charles Borromeo. He was created a Cardinal on 12 December 1583 by Gregory XIII. [1]


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