Pope Innocent III
pope of the Catholic Church from 1198 to 1216
|Bishop of Rome|
|Papacy began||8 January 1198|
|Papacy ended||16 July 1216|
|Ordination||21 February 1198|
|Consecration||22 February 1198|
|Created cardinal||September 1190|
by Clement III
|Birth name||Lotario de' Conti di Segni|
|Born||1160 or 1161|
Gavignano, Papal States
|Died||16 July 1216 (aged 55–56)|
Perugia, Papal States
|Other popes named Innocent|
Cardinal Segni was unanimously elected pope on January 8, 1198; and he took the name of Innocent III.
Pope Innocent was involved in Italian and European political disputes.
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