Pape Sixtus V

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Pape
Sixtus V
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Installed 24 April 1585
Term ended 27 August 1590
(5 years, 4 months, 3 days)
Predecessor Gregory XIII
Successor Urban VII
Orders
Ordination 1547
Consecration 12 Januar 1567
by Antonio Lauro
Creatit Cardinal 17 Mey 1570
Personal details
Birth name Felice Peretti di Montalto
Born 13 December 1520(1520-12-13)
Grottammare, Papal States
Died 27 August 1590(1590-08-27) (agit 69)
Roum, Papal States
Ither papes named Sixtus

Pope Sixtus V (Laitin: Xystus PP. V, Italian: Sisto V; 13 December 1521 – 27 August 1590), born Felice Peretti di Montalto, wis the heid o the Catholic Kirk frae 24 Aprile 1585 tae his daith in 1590.[1][2] He is the last Pape tae tak the name "Sixtus" upon his election.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Richard P. McBrien, Lives of the Pope, (HarperCollins, 2000), 292.
  2. Name and date information sourced from Library of Congress Authorities data, via corresponding WorldCat Identities linked authority file (LAF) . Retrieved on 20 August 2009.