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List of Popes: 16th Century

The Pope is the Bishop of Rome and the leader of the worldwide Catholic Church.

 

List of Popes: 12th Century

The Pope is the Bishop of Rome and the leader of the worldwide Catholic Church.

List of Popes: 13th Century

The Pope is the Bishop of Rome and the leader of the worldwide Catholic Church.

List of Popes: 14th Century

The Pope is the Bishop of Rome and the leader of the worldwide Catholic Church.

List of Popes: 15th Century

The Pope is the Bishop of Rome and the leader of the worldwide Catholic Church.

List of Popes: 16th Century

The Pope is the Bishop of Rome and the leader of the worldwide Catholic Church.

List of Popes: 17th Century

The Pope is the Bishop of Rome and the leader of the worldwide Catholic Church.

List of Popes: 18th Century

The Pope is the Bishop of Rome and the leader of the worldwide Catholic Church.

List of Popes: 19th Century

The Pope is the Bishop of Rome and the leader of the worldwide Catholic Church.

List of Popes: 20th Century

The Pope is the Bishop of Rome and the leader of the worldwide Catholic Church.

List of Popes: 21st Century

The Pope is the Bishop of Rome and the leader of the worldwide Catholic Church.

Pope Francis I: Key facts

Pope Francis was born and raised in Buenos Aires, his parents were Italian immigrants.

Pope Francis I: Election to papacy

Pope Francis is the 266th and current Pope of the Catholic Church. The papacy of Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio began on 13 March 2013.

Pope Francis I: Early life and education

Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio was born on 17 December 1936 (age 76) in Buenos Aires, Argentina. The nationality of Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio is Argentine with Vatican Citizenship.

Pope Francis I : The current Pope of the Catholic Church

Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio has been elected as the first Latin American Pope on 13 March 2013, taking the name of Pope Francis.

Female Philosopher: Hypatia

Hypatia was a Greek Neoplatonist philosopher in Roman Egypt who was the first historically noted woman in mathematics.

Female Philosopher: Rosalind Hursthouse

Rosalind Hursthouse is a moral philosopher noted for her work on virtue ethics.

Female Philosopher: Ágnes Heller

Ágnes Heller is a Hungarian philosopher.

Female Philosopher: Hipparchia of Maroneia

Hipparchia of Maroneia was a Cynic philosopher, and wife of Crates of Thebes.

Female Philosopher: Saint Hildegard of Bingen

Saint Hildegard of Bingen, also known as Saint Hildegard, and Sibyl of the Rhine, was a German writer, composer, philosopher, Christian mystic, Benedictine abbess, visionary, and polymath

Female Philosopher: Susan Haack

Susan Haack is an English professor of philosophy and law at the University of Miami in the United States.

Female Philosopher: Emma Goldman

Emma Goldman was an anarchist known for her political activism, writing, and speeches.

Female Philosopher: Charlotte Perkins Gilman

Charlotte Perkins Gilman was a prominent American sociologist, novelist, writer of short stories, poetry, and nonfiction, and a lecturer for social reform.

Female Philosopher: Philippa Ruth Foot

Philippa Ruth Foot was a British philosopher, most notable for her works in ethics. She was one of the founders of contemporary virtue ethics.

Female Philosopher: Simone de Beauvoir

Simone de Beauvoir was a French writer, intellectual, existentialist philosopher, political activist, feminist, and social theorist.

Famous Philosopher: Helene Cixous

Helene Cixous is a professor, French feminist writer, poet, playwright, philosopher, literary critic and rhetorician.

Female Philosopher: Patricia Smith Churchland

Patricia Smith Churchland is a Canadian-American philosopher noted for her contributions to neurophilosophy and the philosophy of mind.

Female Philosopher: Johanna Hannah Arendt

Johanna"Hannah" Arendt was a German American political theorist.

Female Philosopher: Judith Butler

Judith Butler is an American post-structuralist philosopher, who has contributed to the fields of feminist philosophy, queer theory, political philosophy, and ethics.

Female Philosopher: Antoinette Louisa Brown

Antoinette Louisa Brown was the first woman to be ordained as a minister in the United States.

Female Philosopher: Annette C Baier

Annette C. Baier is a well-known moral philosopher and Hume scholar, focused in particular on Hume's moral psychology.

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