Leo XI, Pope
Leo XI, Pope
Reigned 1605

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  • Pope Leo XI — Infobox pope|English name=Leo XI|Latin name=Leone PP. XI birth name=Alessandro Ottaviano de Medici term start=April 1, 1605|term end=April 27, 1605 predecessor=Clement VIII|successor=Paul V birth date=birth date|1535|6|2|mf=y|birthplace=Florence …   Wikipedia

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  • Pope Joan — is the name of a female pope (also La Papessa ) who supposedly reigned for less than three years in the 850s between the papacies of Leo IV and Benedict III, [Dating varies (Boureau 1988).] based on an anti Catholic legend that circulated in the… …   Wikipedia

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