Pope Gregory X

1210 - 1276

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Pope Gregory X (Latin: Gregorius X; c. 1210 – 10 January 1276), born Teobaldo Visconti, was head of the Catholic Church and ruler of the Papal States from 1 September 1271 to his death and was a member of the Secular Franciscan Order. He was elected at the conclusion of a papal election that ran from 1268 to 1271, the longest papal election in the history of the Catholic Church. He convened the Second Council of Lyon and also made new regulations in regards to the papal conclave. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Pope Gregory X has received more than 300,927 page views. His biography is available in 68 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 67 in 2019). Pope Gregory X is the 306th most popular religious figure (down from 230th in 2019), the 363rd most popular biography from Italy (down from 273rd in 2019) and the 138th most popular Italian Religious Figure.

Pope Gregory X is most famous for convening the Second Council of Lyon in 1274.

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Among religious figures, Pope Gregory X ranks 306 out of 2,272Before him are Ignatius of Antioch, Ulfilas, Pope Anastasius I, Pope Zachary, Pope Gregory II, and Pope Paschal I. After him are Joseph Smith, Ali ibn Husayn Zayn al-Abidin, Pope Alexander IV, Pope Felix III, Pope John II, and Nathan.

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Among people born in 1210, Pope Gregory X ranks 3Before him are Saadi Shirazi and Pope Honorius IV. After him are Afonso III of Portugal, Birger Jarl, Treniota, Chaka of Bulgaria, Guan Hanqing, Floris IV, Count of Holland, Toros Roslin, Muqi, and Giacomo da Lentini. Among people deceased in 1276, Pope Gregory X ranks 1After him are Pope Adrian V, Pope Innocent V, James I of Aragon, Ahmad al-Badawi, Vasily of Kostroma, and Guido Guinizelli.

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Among people born in Italy, Pope Gregory X ranks 363 out of 4,088Before him are Scipio Aemilianus (-185), Pope Anastasius I (340), Pope Zachary (679), Pope Gregory II (669), Aldo Moro (1916), and Pope Paschal I (775). After him are Pope Alexander IV (1200), Ancus Marcius (-675), Yves Montand (1921), Monica Bellucci (1964), Pope Felix III (440), and Pope John II (470).


Among religious figures born in Italy, Pope Gregory X ranks 138Before him are Pope Lucius III (1110), Pope Sergius III (860), Pope Anastasius I (340), Pope Zachary (679), Pope Gregory II (669), and Pope Paschal I (775). After him are Pope Alexander IV (1200), Pope Felix III (440), Pope John II (470), Pope Pius I (90), Pope John I (470), and Pope Gregory VI (1000).