Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Milan
The Archdiocese of Milan (Italian: Arcidiocesi di Milano, Latin: Archidioecesis Mediolanensis) is a metropolitan see of the Catholic Church in Italy which covers the areas of Milan, Monza, Lec...
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Ambrose
Aurelius Ambrosius, better known in English as Saint Ambrose (/ˈæmbroʊz/; c. 340 – 4 April 397), was a bishop of Milan who became one of the most influential ecclesiastical figures of t...
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Pope Urban III
Pope Urban III (Latin: Urbanus III; died 20 October 1187), born Uberto Crivelli, reigned from 25 November 1185 to his death in 1187.He was made cardinal and Archbishop of Milan by Pope Lucius III,...
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Theodorus I (bishop of Milan)
Theodorus I (Italian: Teodoro) was Archbishop of Milan from 475 to 490. He is honoured as a saint in the Catholic Church and his feast day is July 27.
Almost nothing is known about the life an...
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Senator (bishop of Milan)
Senator of Milan or Senator of Settala (Italian: Senatore di Settala) was Bishop of Milan from 472 to 475. He is honoured as a saint in the Catholic Church and his feast day is 28 May.
The mai...
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Gabriele Sforza
Gabriele Sforza (born Carlo Sforza, 1423–1457), was a member of the Augustinian Order who served as Archbishop of Milan from 1445 to his death in 1457.
His father was Giacomo Muzio Attendolo, who ...
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Landulf of Carcano
Landulf of Carcano (died 998) was the archbishop of Milan, as Landulf II, from 979 until his death.According to the 11th-century Milanese chronicler Landulf of Milan, Landulf came to power in Milan th...
Pope Pius XI
Pope Pius XI, born Ambrogio Damiano Achille Ratti ([amˈbrɔdʒo daˈmjano aˈkille ˈratti]; 31 May 1857 – 10 February 1939), reigned from 6 February 1922 to his death in 1939. He was the first sovereign o...
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Bartolomeo Carlo Romilli
Bartolomeo Carlo Romilli (1795 - 1859) was Archbishop of Milan from 1847 to 1859.
Born in Bergamo in a noble family he was ordained priest in 1818 then in 1846 became Bishop of Cremona. In the sum...
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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.
Gai...
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Mirocles (bishop of Milan)
Mirocles (or Merocles, Italian: Mirocle) was Bishop of Milan from before 313 to c. 316. He is honoured as a Saint in the Catholic Church and his feast day is on December 3.
Almost nothing is k...
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Federico Visconti
Fedrico Visconti (1617–1693) was an Italian Cardinal and Archbishop of Milan from 1681 to 1693.
Fedrico Visconti was born in Milan on 4 December 1617, to count Carlo of the House of Visconti, last...
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Götz Briefs
Götz Briefs (born January 1, 1889, in Eschweiler d. May 16, 1974, in Rome) was a Catholic social theorist, social ethicist, social philosopher and political economist, who together with Jesuit Gundlac...
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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Grosolanus
Grosolanus or Grossolanus, born Peter, was the Archbishop of Milan from 1102 to 1112. He succeeded Anselm IV, who had made him vicar during his absence on the Crusade of 1101, and was succeeded b...
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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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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Castritian
Castritian (Latin: Castritianus, Italian: Castriziano) was Bishop of Milan in mid 3rd-century. He is honoured as a Saint in the Catholic Church and his feast day is on December 1.
Almost n...
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Angilbert II
Angilbert II (called Angilberto da Pusterla) was the Archbishop of Milan from 27 or 28 June 824 to his death on the 13 December 859. He succeeded Angilbert I.Like his predecessor Anselm I, who counsel...
Council of Jerusalem
Council of Jerusalem (or Apostolic Conference) is a name applied by historians and theologians to a Christian Apostolic Age council that was held in Jerusalem and dated to around the year 50 AD. It is...
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Monas (bishop of Milan)
Monas (Italian: Mona) was Bishop of Milan from the end 3rd-century to early 4th-century. He is honoured as a Saint in the Catholic Church and his feast day is on October 12.
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Pope Pius XI and Germany
During the pontificate of Pope Pius XI (1922-1939), the Weimar Republic transitioned into Nazi Germany. In 1933, the ailing President von Hindenberg appointed Adolf Hitler as Chancellor of Germany in ...
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Protasius (bishop of Milan)
Protasius (Italian: Protaso) was Archbishop of Milan. He is honored as a saint in the Catholic Church, with his feast day celebrated on November 24, the day of his death.
Almost nothing is kno...
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Marolus
Marolus (Italian: Marolo) was Archbishop of Milan from 408 to 423. He is honoured as a Saint in the Catholic Church and his feast day is April 23.
According to the writings of Ennodius, bishop...
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Simplician
Simplician or Simplicianus (Italian: Simpliciano) was Bishop of Milan from 397 to 400 (or 401). He is honoured as a Saint in the Catholic Church and his feast day is August 14.
Simplician was ...
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Action Française
Action française ([aksjɔ̃ fʁɑ̃sɛz], AF; English: French Action) is a French far right political movement. The name was also given to a journal associated with the movement.The movement and the jou...
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