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Achille Ambrogio Damiano Ratti
   is the birth name of   
Pius XI
Signed the Lateran Treaty with Italy, establishing the Vatican City as a sovereign state
Adriaan Floriszoon Boeyens
   is the birth name of   
Adrian VI
The only Dutch Pope
Alberto Di Morra
   is the birth name of   
Gregory VIII
Albino Luciani
   is the birth name of   
John Paul I
First pope to use 'the First" in regnal name. First pope with two names, for his two immediate predecessors
Alessandro Farnese
   is the birth name of   
Paul III
His illegitimate son became the first Duke of Parma
Alessandro Ludovisi
   is the birth name of   
Gregory XV
Alessandro Ottaviano De' Medici
   is the birth name of   
Leo XI
Alfonso De Borgia
   is the birth name of   
Callixtus III
First Spanish Pope
Angelo Correr
   is the birth name of   
Gregory XII
Abdicated during the Council of Constance
Angelo Giuseppe Roncalli
   is the birth name of   
John XXIII
Opened Second Vactican Council
Anselmo Da Baggio
   is the birth name of   
Alexander II
Antonio Pignatelli
   is the birth name of   
Innocent XII
Barnaba Chiaramonti
   is the birth name of   
Pius VII
Present at Napoleon's coronation as Emperior of the French.
Bartolomeo Alberto Cappellari
   is the birth name of   
Gregory XVI
The last non-bishop to be elected
Bartolomeo Prignano
   is the birth name of   
Urban VI
Benedetto Caetani
   is the birth name of   
Boniface VIII
Benedetto Odescalchi
   is the birth name of   
Innocent XI
Bernardo Pignatelli
   is the birth name of   
Eugene II
Bertrand De Got
   is the birth name of   
Clement V
Suppressed the Knights Templar at the Council of Vienne
Boncompagni
   is the birth name of   
Gregory XIII
Bruno, Count of Dagsbourg
   is the birth name of   
Leo IX
Bruno of Carinthia
   is the birth name of   
Gregory V
First German Pope
Camillo Borghese
   is the birth name of   
Paul V
Carlo Della Torre Rezzonico
   is the birth name of   
Clement XIII
Catelinus
   is the birth name of   
John III
Cencio Savelli
   is the birth name of   
Honorius III
Corrado
   is the birth name of   
Anastasius IV
Cosimo Gentile Migliorati
   is the birth name of   
Innocent VII
Count Annibala Sermattei Della Genga
   is the birth name of   
Leo XII
Count Giovanni Angelo Braschi
   is the birth name of   
Pius VI
Condemned the French Revolution, expelled from Papal State by French troops
Count Giovanni Maria Mastai-Ferretti
   is the birth name of   
Pius IX
Opened first Vatican Council
Desiderio
   is the birth name of   
Victor II
Emilio Altieri
   is the birth name of   
Clement X
Enea Silvio Piccolomini
   is the birth name of   
Pius II
Eugenio Maria Giuseppe Giovanni Pacelli
   is the birth name of   
Pius XII
Invoked papal infallibility in encyclical Munificentissimus Deus
Fabio Chigi
   is the birth name of   
Alexander VII
Felice Peretti
   is the birth name of   
Sixtus V
Francesco Della Rovere
   is the birth name of   
Sixtus IV
Commissioned the Sistine chapel
Francesco Saverio Castiglioni
   is the birth name of   
Pius VIII
Francesco Todeschini Piccolomini
   is the birth name of   
Pius III
Frederic De Lorraine
   is the birth name of   
Stephen IX
Sometimes called Stephen X
Gabriele Condulmer
   is the birth name of   
Eugene IV
Gebhard - Count of Calw, Tollenstein, and Hirschberg
   is the birth name of   
Victor II
Gerardo Caccianemici Dal Orso
   is the birth name of   
Lucius II
Gerbert D'Aurillac
   is the birth name of   
Sylvester II
First French Pope
Giacinto Bobone
   is the birth name of   
Celestine III
Giacomo Della Chiesa
   is the birth name of   
Benedict XV
Credited for intervening for peace during World War I
Giacomo Savelli
   is the birth name of   
Honorius IV
Gioacchini Vincenzo Raffaele Luigi Pecci
   is the birth name of   
Leo XIII
Laid down the seeds of Catholic Social teaching
Giocanni Battista Enrico Antonio Maria Montini
   is the birth name of   
Paul VI
The last pope to be crowed with the Papal Tiara
Giovanni Angelo Medici
   is the birth name of   
Pius IV
Reopened the Council of Trent
Giovanni Antonio Facchinetti
   is the birth name of   
Innocent IX
Giovanni Battista Castagna
   is the birth name of   
Urban VII
Giovanni Battista Cybo
   is the birth name of   
Innocent VIII
Giovanni Battista Pamphilj
   is the birth name of   
Innocent X
Giovanni Coniulo
   is the birth name of   
Gelasius II
Giovanni Di Lorenco De' Medici
   is the birth name of   
Leo X
Excommunicated Martin Luther
Giovanni Fasano
   is the birth name of   
John XVIII
Giovanni Francesco Albani
   is the birth name of   
Clement XI
Giovanni Gaetano Orsini
   is the birth name of   
Nicholas III
Giovanni Maria Ciocchi Del Monte
   is the birth name of   
Juilius III
Giovanni Pietro Carafa
   is the birth name of   
Paul IV
Giovanni Vincenzo Antonio Ganganelli
   is the birth name of   
Clement XIV
Suppressed the Jesuit Order
Girolano Masci
   is the birth name of   
Nicholas IV
Giuliano Della Rovere
   is the birth name of   
Juilius II
Proposed plans for rebuilding of Saint Peter's Basilica
Giulio Di Giuliano De' Medici
   is the birth name of   
Clement VII
He forbade the divorce of Henry VIII
Giulio Rospiglioso
   is the birth name of   
Clement IX
Goffredo Castiglioni
   is the birth name of   
Celestine IV
Gérard De Bourgogne
   is the birth name of   
Nicholas II
Gregorio Papreschi
   is the birth name of   
Innocent II
Convened the Second Council of the Lateran, 1139
Guido, Comte De Bourgogne
   is the birth name of   
Callixtus II
Opened the First council of the Lateran in 1123
Gui Faucoi Le Gros
   is the birth name of   
Clement IV
Guillaume Grimoard
   is the birth name of   
Urban V
Guiseppe Melchiorre Sarto
   is the birth name of   
Pius X
Encouraged and expanded reception of Holy Communion
Hildebrand
   is the birth name of   
Gregory VII
Restricted the use of title "Papa" to the Bishop of Rome
Ippolito Aldobrandini
   is the birth name of   
Clement VIII
Jacques D'Euse
   is the birth name of   
John XXII
Jacques Fournier
   is the birth name of   
Benedict XII
Jacques Pantaleon
   is the birth name of   
Urban IV
Johannes Gratianus
   is the birth name of   
Gregory VI
2nd Term; deposed at the Council of Sutri
John, Bishop of Sabina
   is the birth name of   
Sylvester III
Validity of election questioned; considered Anti-Pope; deposed at Council of Sutri
Joseph Alois Ratzinger
   is the birth name of   
Benedict XVI
Karol Jóseph Wojtyla
   is the birth name of   
John Paul II
First Polish Pope and first non-Italian pope in 455 years.
Lamberto Scannabecchi
   is the birth name of   
Honorius II
Lorenzo Corsini
   is the birth name of   
Clement XII
Lothario Dei Conti De Segni
   is the birth name of   
Innocent III
Maffeo Barberini
   is the birth name of   
Urban VIII
Started the trial against Galileo Galilei
Marcello Cervini
   is the birth name of   
Marcellus II
Last to use given name as regnal name
Mercurius
   is the birth name of   
John II
First pope not to use personal name. This was due to Mercury being a Roman god.
Michelangelo De' Conti
   is the birth name of   
Innocent XIII
Michele Ghislieri
   is the birth name of   
Pius V
Excommunicated Elizabeth I of England
Niccolò Bosccasini
   is the birth name of   
Benedict XI
Niccolò Sfrondrati
   is the birth name of   
Gregory XIV
Nicholas Breakspear
   is the birth name of   
Adrian IV
Only English pope
Octavian
   is the birth name of   
John XII
Deposed in 963 by Emperor Otto invalidly; end of the 'Pornocracy"
Oddone Calonna
   is the birth name of   
Martin V
Convened the Council of Basel
Odo of Lagery
   is the birth name of   
Urban II
Started the First Crusade
Ottobuono Fieschi
   is the birth name of   
Adrian V
Paulino Scolari
   is the birth name of   
Clement III
Pedro Hispano
   is the birth name of   
John XXI
Killed in the collapse of his scientific laboratory
Pierfrancesco Orsini
   is the birth name of   
Benedict XIII
Pierre De Tarentaise
   is the birth name of   
Innocent V
Pierre Roger
   is the birth name of   
Clement VI
Pierre Roger De Beaufort
   is the birth name of   
Gregory XI
Pietro Barbo
   is the birth name of   
Paul II
Nephew of Eugene IV
Pietro Boccapecora
   is the birth name of   
Sergius IV
Pietro Campanora
   is the birth name of   
John XIV
Pietro Da Morrone
   is the birth name of   
Celestine V
One of only two Popes who abdicated
Pietro Tomacelli
   is the birth name of   
Boniface IX
Pietro Vito Ottoboni
   is the birth name of   
Alexander VIII
Prospero Lorenzo Lambertini
   is the birth name of   
Benedict XIV
Raniero
   is the birth name of   
Paschall II
Rinaldo Dei Conti Di Segni
   is the birth name of   
Alexander IV
Rodrivo De Lanzòl-Borgia
   is the birth name of   
Alexander VI
Fathered at least seven and possibly as many as ten illegitimate children during his papacy
Rolando Bandinelli
   is the birth name of   
Alexander III
Romanus, Conti Di Tusculum
   is the birth name of   
John XIX
Siccone
   is the birth name of   
John XVII
Simon De Brion
   is the birth name of   
Martin IV
Sinibaldo Fieschi
   is the birth name of   
Innocent IV
Tebaldo
   is the birth name of   
Gregory X
Theophylactus II, Conti Di Tusculum
   is the birth name of   
Benedict VIII
Theophylactus III, Conti Di Tusculum
   is the birth name of   
Benedict IX
3rd Termn; deposed and excommunicated
Étienne Aubert
   is the birth name of   
Innocent VI
Tommaso Parentucelli
   is the birth name of   
Nicholas V
Held Jubilee of 1450
Ubaldo Allucingoli
   is the birth name of   
Lucius III
Uberto Crivelli
   is the birth name of   
Urban III
Ugolino Dei Conti Di Segni
   is the birth name of   
Gregory IX


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