Blessed Pope Benedict XI

(Niccolò di Boccasini, O.P.)

1303.10.22 – 1304.07.07

Bishop of Rome

Vicar of Jesus Christ

Successor of the Prince of the Apostles

Supreme Pontiff of the Universal Church

Patriarch of the West

Metropolitan Archbishop of the Province of Rome

Servant of the Servants of God

Born:1240 (Treviso, Italy)
Created Cardinal:1298.12.04
Ordained Priest:1300
Consecrated Bishop:1300
Elected as Supreme Pontiff:1303.10.22
Installed as Supreme Pontiff:1303.10.27
Died:1304.07.07 (Perugia, Italy † 64)
Beatified:1736.04.24 (equipollently)

Master of the Order of Order of Preachers (Dominicans) (1296.05.12 – 1298.12.04)

Cardinal-Priest of S. Sabina (1298.12.04 – 1300.03.02)

Cardinal-Bishop of Ostia–Velletri (1300.03.02 – 1303.10.22)

Supreme Pontiff (1303.10.22 [1303.10.27] – 1304.07.07)

Cardinals Created:
Cardinals Created 2 Cardinals (2 Consistories)

Buried at:
Basilica di San Domenico, Perugia, Italy (Wall tomb and ossurary)

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