Pope Clement, X

Pope Clement, X

Birth
Rome, Città Metropolitana di Roma Capitale, Lazio, Italy
Death 22 Jul 1676 (aged 86)
Vatican City
Burial Vatican City
Memorial ID 8820046 · View Source
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Roman Catholic Pope. Born Emilio Bonaventura Altieri of a noble and pious family, Clement X was elected after a conclave of four months and twenty days. Clement X was very charitable and did much for the poor, not only by generous alms but by social legislation. He tried to improve agriculture and foster industry in the Papal States.

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  • Maintained by: Find a Grave
  • Originally Created by: MC
  • Added: 23 May 2004
  • Find a Grave Memorial 8820046
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Pope Clement, X (13 Jul 1590–22 Jul 1676), Find a Grave Memorial no. 8820046, citing Saint Peter's Basilica, Vatican City ; Maintained by Find A Grave .