Gregory XVI

  1. Bartolommeo Alberto Cappellari, 1765–1846, Italian ecclesiastic: pope 1831–46.

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  • Gregory XVI., at the age of eighty, held himself erect and smiling, which did not prevent him from being a bad bishop.

    Les Misrables | Victor Hugo
  • Gregory XVI is said to have described it as one of the triumphs of his reign.

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