Pape Clement VI
|Installed||7 Mey 1342|
|Term endit||6 December 1352|
|Creatit Cardinal||18 December 1338|
|Birth name||Pierre Roger|
Maumont, Rosiers-d'Égletons, Limousin, Kinrick o Fraunce
|Died||6 December 1352|
Avignon, Papal States
|Ither papes named Clement|
Pape Clement VI (Laitin: Clemens VI; 1291 – 6 December 1352), born Pierre Roger, wis the heid o the Catholic Kirk frae 7 Mey 1342 tae his daith in 1352. He wis the fowert Avignon Pape. Clement is maist notable as the Pape who reigned during the time o the Black Daith (1348–1350), during which he grantit remission o sins tae aw that died o the plague.
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- George L. Williams, Papal Genealogy: The Families and Descendants of the Popes, (McFarland & Company Inc., 1998), 43.