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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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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Contardo Ferrini
Blessed Contardo Ferrini, T.O.S.F., was a noted Italian jurist and legal scholar. He was also a fervent Roman Catholic, who lived a devout life of prayer and service to the poor. He has been beatified...
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Louis II of Italy
Louis II, sometimes called the Younger (825 – 12 August 875), was the King of Italy and Roman Emperor from 844, co-ruling with his father Lothair I until 855, after which he ruled alone. Louis's...
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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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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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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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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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Bartolommeo Gavanto
Bartolommeo Gavanto, C.R.S.P. (Latin: Gavantus) (Monza, Duchy of Milan 1569--Milan, 14 August 1638) was an Italian Barnabite priest and liturgist.
Gavanto devoted himself early to liturgical s...
Gervasius and Protasius
Saints Gervasius and Protasius (also Saints Gervase and Protase, Gervasis and Prothasis and in French Gervais and Protais) are venerated as Christian martyrs, probably of the 2nd century. They are the...
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Bernabò Visconti
Bernabò or Barnabò Visconti (1323 – 18 December 1385) was an Italian soldier and statesman, who was Lord of Milan.
He was born in Milan, the son of Stefano Visconti and Valentina Doria. From 1346 ...
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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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Lazarus (bishop of Milan)
Lazarus (Italian: Lazzaro) was Archbishop of Milan from 438 to 449. He is honoured as a saint in the Catholic Church and his feast day is February 11.
Almost nothing is known about the life an...
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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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Alfonso Litta
Alfonso Michele Litta (19 September 1608 – 28 August 1679) was an Italian cardinal and the archbishop of Milan from 1652 to 1679.
Alfonso Litta was born in Milan on 19 September 1608, the second c...
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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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Carlo Gaetano Stampa
Carlo III Gaetano Stampa (1667–1742) was an Italian Cardinal and Archbishop of Milan from 1737 to 1742.
Carlo Gaetano Stampa was born on 1 November 1667 in Milan to count Cristierno Stampa and to ...
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Martinianus (bishop of Milan)
Martinianus (or Martinus, Italian: Martiniano) was Archbishop of Milan from 423 to 435. He is honoured as a Saint in the Catholic Church and his feast day is 2 January.
A tradition associates ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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