Pope Gregory IX
Gregory IX (Latin: Gregorius Nonus; c. 1145 – 22 August 1241), born Ugolino dei Conti di Segni, was an Italian priest of the Roman Catholic Church and the 178th Pope from 19 March 1227 until his death in 1241.
|Papacy began||19 March 1227|
|Papacy ended||22 August 1241|
|Predecessor||Pope Honorius III|
|Successor||Pope Celestine IV|
|Birth name||Ugolino dei Conti di Segni|
|Died||22 August 1241|
|Other popes named Gregory|
Cardinal di Conti was elected pope in 1227. He chose to be called Pope Gregory.
Media related to Gregorius IX at Wikimedia Commons
- . Catholic Encyclopedia. New York: Robert Appleton Company. 1913.
- "Gregory IX", Encyclopædia Britannica, 1911
- Catholic Hierarchy, Pope Gregory IX
- Cardinals of the Holy Roman Church, Cardinal Segni