Papal Chronology

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Calendar of Papal Registers Relating To Great Britain and Ireland: Volume 13, 1471-1484. Originally published by Her Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1955.

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Papal Chronology

1471–1484 Sixtus IV (Francesco della Rovere, O. Min., cardinal priest of St. Peter's ad Vincula), elected at Rome in the Vatican Palace 10 Aug., consecrated and crowned 25 Aug., 1471 (the beginning of the pontifical year), died at Rome, 12 Aug., 1484.