Find out more about the greatest Italian Spiritual & Religious Leaders, including Pope John Paul I, Pope Paul VI, Pope John XXIII, Pope Pius XII and Pope Pius XI.
St PaulSt Paul
0005 AD
Religious Preacher
St Francis of Assisi St Francis of Assisi
26 November 1182
Founder of the Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans)

Pope Paul VIPope Paul VI
26 September 1897
Pope

Pope John Paul IPope John Paul I
17 October 1912
Pope of Roman Catholic Church

Saint LucySaint Lucy
0283 AD
Saint

Pope Pius XIIPope Pius XII
02 March 1876
Pope of Roman Catholic Church
Pope John XXIIIPope John XXIII
25 November 1881
Pope

Pope Leo XPope Leo X
11 December 1475
Pope

Pope Clement VIIPope Clement VII
26 May 1478
Pope
Pope Gregory IPope Gregory I
0540 AD
Saint

Benedict of NursiaBenedict of Nursia
02 March 0480
Saint
Pope Leo XIIIPope Leo XIII
02 March 1810
Pope

Pope Pius IXPope Pius IX
13 May 1792
Religious Leader

Frances Xavier CabriniFrances Xavier Cabrini
15 July 1850
Nun

Pope Julius IIPope Julius II
05 December 1443
Pope

Pope Leo IPope Leo I
0400 AD
Pope
Pope Clement IPope Clement I
0035 AD
Religious Leader

Pope Innocent IIIPope Innocent III
22 February 1161
Pope

Clare of AssisiClare of Assisi
16 July 1194
Saint

John BoscoJohn Bosco
16 August 1815
Priest
Pope Pius XPope Pius X
02 June 1835
Head of the Catholic Church (1903-1914)

Pope Pius XIPope Pius XI
31 May 1857
Religious Leader
Pope John XIIPope John XII
0937 AD
Pope

Pope Sixtus IVPope Sixtus IV
21 July 1414
Bishop of Rome
Agatha of SicilyAgatha of Sicily
0231 AD
Saint

Pope Gregory VIIPope Gregory VII
1020 AD
Religious Leader

Pope Celestine VPope Celestine V
1215 AD
Pope

Pope Benedict XIIIPope Benedict XIII
02 February 1649
Servant of God
Pope Adrian IPope Adrian I
0700 AD
Bishop of Rome

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Paul of TarsusPaul of Tarsus
0005 AD
Saint
Carlo Maria ViganĂ²Carlo Maria ViganĂ²
16 January 1941
Priest

Pio of PietrelcinaPio of Pietrelcina
25 May 1887
 

Saint CeciliaSaint Cecilia
0200 AD
Saint

Saint ValentineSaint Valentine
0226 AD
Saint
Pope LinusPope Linus
0010 AD
Pope
Pope Boniface VIIIPope Boniface VIII
1230 AD
 

Saint CyrilSaint Cyril
0827 AD
saint

Pope Paul IIPope Paul II
23 February 1417
Pope

Augustine of CanterburyAugustine of Canterbury
Archbishop of Canterbury
Saint Augustine of CanterburySaint Augustine of Canterbury
Monk

Saint Denis of ParisSaint Denis of Paris
Bishop of Paris

Pope Pius VIPope Pius VI
25 December 1717
Pope

Saint AgnesSaint Agnes
0291 AD
saint

Cardinal MazarinCardinal Mazarin
14 July 1602
Cardinal
Pope Paul IIIPope Paul III
29 February 1468
Pope

Dionysius ExiguusDionysius Exiguus
0470 AD
Monk
Pope FormosusPope Formosus
0816 AD
Bishop of Rome

Henry Benedict StuartHenry Benedict Stuart
06 March 1725
Cardinal

Pope Gregory XIIIPope Gregory XIII
07 January 1502
 
Pope Benedict IXPope Benedict IX
1012 AD
Pope

Aloysius GonzagaAloysius Gonzaga
09 March 1568
Saint
Pope Benedict XVPope Benedict XV
21 November 1854
Pope

Pope Innocent VIIIPope Innocent VIII
1432 AD
Pope

Matteo RicciMatteo Ricci
06 October 1552
explorer, cartographer, writer, missionary,

Pope Leo IIIPope Leo III
0750 AD
Pope

Pope Silvester IPope Silvester I
Pope
VitusVitus
0290 AD
Saint

Pope Victor IPope Victor I
Pope

Pope AnacletusPope Anacletus
Pope

Pope Pius VPope Pius V
17 January 1504
Pope
Pope Pius VIIPope Pius VII
14 August 1742
Pope

Pope Alexander IIIPope Alexander III
1100 AD
 
Pope Julius IPope Julius I
0280 AD
Pope

Pope Urban VIIIPope Urban VIII
05 April 1568
Pope

Pope Gregory IXPope Gregory IX
1145 AD
 
Pope Pius IIPope Pius II
18 October 1405
Pope

Pope Sixtus VPope Sixtus V
13 December 1521
Pope
Pope Stephen VIPope Stephen VI
Pope

Catherine of BolognaCatherine of Bologna
08 September 1413
Saint

Antipope Paschal IIIAntipope Paschal III
1110 AD
Antipope
Pope Gregory XVIPope Gregory XVI
18 September 1765
Pope

Angelo SodanoAngelo Sodano
23 November 1927
Diplomat, Theologian, Catholic priest
Pope Callixtus IPope Callixtus I
Bishop

Paul of the CrossPaul of the Cross
03 January 1694
Mystic

Pope Clement VIIIPope Clement VIII
24 February 1536
Pope

Pope FabianPope Fabian
0200 AD
Pope
Pope Gregory XPope Gregory X
1210 AD
Pope
Pope Julius IIIPope Julius III
19 September 1487
Pope

Pope Nicholas VPope Nicholas V
13 November 1397
Pope

Pope Martin VPope Martin V
26 January 1369
Pope

Pope Benedict XIVPope Benedict XIV
31 March 1675
Pope
Pope Pius IIIPope Pius III
09 May 1439
Pope

Pope ZacharyPope Zachary
0679 AD
Pope

Pope Innocent XPope Innocent X
06 May 1574
Pope

Pope Leo VIIIPope Leo VIII
0915 AD
Pope

Pope AnicetusPope Anicetus
09 December 0092
Pope
Pope Sixtus IPope Sixtus I
0042 AD
Pope

Pope Paul IVPope Paul IV
28 June 1476
Pope
Peter DamianPeter Damian
1007 AD
Monk

Pietro DamianiPietro Damiani
1007 AD
Saint
Tarcisio BertoneTarcisio Bertone
02 December 1934
Catholic priest, Diplomat, University teacher
Tarcisio Cardinal BertoneTarcisio Cardinal Bertone
02 December 1934
Cardinal, Vatican diplomat