Giovanni Colombo
Giovanni Colombo (6 December 1902 – 20 May 1992) was an Italian Cardinal of the Roman Catholic Church. He served as Archbishop of Milan from 1963 to 1979, and was elevated to the cardinalate in 1965.<...
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Giuseppe Archinto
Giuseppe Archinto ( or Archinti, 1651–1712) was an Italian diplomat, Cardinal and Archbishop of Milan from 1699 to 1712.
Giuseppe Archinto was born in Milan on 17 April 1751 (or on 7 May according...
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Ferrante Gonzaga
Ferrante I Gonzaga (also Ferdinando I Gonzaga; 28 January 1507- 15 November 1557) was an Italian condottiero, a member of the House of Gonzaga and the founder of the branch of the Gonzaga of Guastalla...
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Cesare Monti
Cesare Monti (1593-1650) was an Italian Cardinal who served as Latin Patriarch of Antioch and Archbishop of Milan.
Cesare Monti was born on 5 May 1593 in Milan to the patrician family of Princival...
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Bianca Maria Visconti
Bianca Maria Visconti (31 March 1425 – 28 October 1468) was Duchess of Milan from 1450 to 1468.
Born near Settimo Pavese, Bianca Maria was the illegitimate daughter of Filippo Maria Visconti, Duke...
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Federico Caccia
Federico Caccia (April 13, 1635 – January 14, 1699) was an Italian diplomat, Cardinal and Archbishop of Milan from 1693 to 1699.
Caccia was born on 10 June 1635 in Milano to a noble family f...
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Carlo Gaetano Gaisruck
Karl Kajetan von Gaisruck (Italian: Carlo Gaetano (di) Gaisruck) (1769 – 1846) was an Austrian Cardinal and the archbishop of Milan from 1816 to 1846. He also held the title of Graf or Count.
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Giuseppe Pozzobonelli
Giuseppe II Pozzobonelli (or Puteobonellus, 1696–1783) was an Italian Cardinal and the Archbishop of Milan from 1743 to 1783.
Giuseppe Pozzobonelli was born on 11 August 1696 in Milan, which at th...
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Mansuetus (bishop of Milan)
Mansuetus (Latin: Mansuetus, Italian: Mansueto) was Archbishop of Milan from 676 to 685. He is honoured as a saint in the Catholic Church.
Among the few information about his life, it is k...
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Marino Caracciolo
Marino Caracciolo (1468 – January 28, 1538) was a Neapolitan cardinal and diplomat in the service of Emperor Charles V.Born in Naples into one of the most important families in the Kingdom of Naples, ...
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Filippo Maria Visconti
Filippo Maria Visconti (3 September 1392 – 13 August 1447) was ruler of Milan from 1412 to 1447.
Filippo Maria Visconti, who had become nominal ruler of Pavia in 1402, succeeded his assassinated b...
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Filippo Maria Visconti (bishop)
Filippo Maria Visconti (1721–1801) was the Archbishop of Milan from 1784 to 1801.
Filippo Maria Visconti was born on 19 August 1721 in Massino Visconti, a village near Lake Maggiore which was the ...
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Galeazzo Maria Sforza
Galeazzo Maria Sforza (24 January 1444 – assassinated, 26 December 1476) was Duke of Milan from 1466 until his death. He was famous for being lustful, cruel and tyrannical.He was born to France...
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Gian Giacomo Medici
Gian Giacomo Medici (25 January 1498 – 8 November 1555) was an Italian condottiero, Duke of Marignano and Marquess of Musso and Lecco in Lombardy.
Gian Giacomo Medici was the brother of Giovanni A...
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Benedetto Erba Odescalchi
Benedetto II Erba Odescalchi (1679–1740) was an Italian Cardinal and Archbishop of Milan from 1712 to 1736.
Benedetto Erba was born on 7 August 1679 in Como to senator Antonio Maria Erba and Teres...
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Alfredo Ildefonso Schuster
Blessed Alfredo Ildefonso Schuster, OSB (18 January 1880 – 30 August 1954), was a Benedictine monk and served as Cardinal and Archbishop of Milan during World War II.He was beatified on 12 May 1996 by...
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Carlo Maria Martini
Carlo Maria Martini, S.J., (15 February 1927 – 31 August 2012) was an Italian Jesuit and cardinal of the Catholic Church. He was Archbishop of Milan from 1980 to 2002 and was elevated to the cardinala...
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Charles Borromeo
Charles Borromeo (Italian: Carlo Borromeo, Latin: Carolus Borromeus, 1538–1584) was a cardinal who was archbishop of Milan from 1564 to 1584. Among the great reformers of the troubled sixteent...
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Andrea Carlo Ferrari
Blessed Andrea Carlo Ferrari (13 August 1850 – 2 February 1921) was a Cardinal of the Roman Catholic Church who served as the Archbishop of Milan.
Ferrari was born in the village of Lalatta,...
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Gian Maria Visconti
Gian Maria Visconti (or Giovanni Maria ; 7 September 1388 – 16 May 1412) was the second Visconti Duke of Milan, the son of Gian Galeazzo Visconti and Caterina Visconti.
He assumed the title at th...
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Francesco I Sforza
Francesco I Sforza (July 23, 1401 – March 8, 1466) was an Italian condottiero, the founder of the Sforza dynasty in Milan, Italy. He was the brother of Alessandro, with whom he often fought.
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Galdino della Sala
Saint Galdino della Sala (c. 1096 – 18 April 1176), or Saint Galdinus (or Galdimus), is a Christian saint from Milan in northern Italy. He was a staunch supporter both of Pope Alexander III, and of Mi...
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Gaspare Visconti
Gaspare Visconti was the Archbishop of Milan from 1584 to 1595.
Born in 1538 to the noble family of Visconti, Gaspare Visconti earned a doctorate in utroque iure at the University of Pavia, where ...
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Dionysius (bishop of Milan)
Dionysius (Italian: Dionigi) was bishop of Milan from 349 to 355. He is honoured as a Saint in the Catholic and Eastern Orthodox Churches and his feast day is on May 25.
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Giovanni Battista Caprara
Giovanni Battista Caprara Montecuccoli (1733 – 1810) was an Italian statesman and cardinal and archbishop of Milan from 1802 to 1810. Legate of Pius VII in France, he implemented the Concordat of 1801...
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Ottone Visconti
Ottone Visconti (1207 – 8 August 1295) was an archbishop of Milan, a member of the Visconti family and the founder of their rule in Milan.
He was the son of Ubaldo Visconti, lord of Massino...
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Eugenio Tosi
Eugenio Tosi (1864–1929) was an Italian Cardinal of the Catholic Church. He served as archbishop of Milan from 1922 until his death, and was elevated to the cardinalate in 1922.
Tosi was born in B...
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Ludovico Sforza
Ludovico Maria Sforza (also known as Ludovico il Moro; 27 July 1452 – 27 May 1508), was Duke of Milan from 1489 until 1500. A member of the Sforza family, he was the second son of Francesco I Sforza...
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Giovanni Visconti (archbishop of Milan)
Giovanni Visconti (1290–1354) was an Italian Roman Catholic cardinal, who was co-ruler in Milan and lord of other Italian cities. He also was a military leader who fought against Florence, and used fo...
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