Pape Alexander VII

Pape Alexander VII (Laitin: Alexander PP. VII; Italian: Alessandro VII; 13 Februar 1599 – 22 Mey 1667), born Fabio Chigi, wis the heid o the Catholic Kirk frae 7 Aprile 1655 tae his daith in 1667.[1][2]

Pape
Alexander VII
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Installed7 Aprile 1655
Term endit22 Mey 1667
PredecessorInnocent X
SuccessorClement IX
Orders
OrdinationDecember 1634
Consecration1 Julie 1635
bi Miguel Juan Balaguer Camarasa
Creatit Cardinal19 Februar 1652
Personal details
Birth nameFabio Chigi
Born13 Februar 1599(1599-02-13)
Siena, Grand Duchy o Tuscany
Died22 Mey 1667(1667-05-22) (aged 68)
Roum, Papal States
Ither papes named Alexander

ReferencesEedit

  1. Williams, George L. (1998). Papal Genealogy: The Families and Descendants of the Popes. McFarland & Company. p. 114.
  2. Note on nummerin: Pape Alexander V is nou considered an anti-pape. At the time however, this fact wis nae recognised an so the fifth true Pope Alexander teuk the offeecial nummer VI. This caused the true saxt Pape Alexander tae tak the nummer VII. This haes advanced the nummerin o aw subsequent Papes Alexander bi ane. Papes Alexander VI-VIII are really the fift through sevent papes bi that name.

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