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List of Popes: 12th Century

Mar 20, 2013

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

List of Popes: 13th Century

Mar 20, 2013

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

List of Popes: 14th Century

Mar 20, 2013

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

List of Popes: 15th Century

Mar 20, 2013

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

List of Popes: 16th Century

Mar 19, 2013

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

List of Popes: 17th Century

Mar 19, 2013

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

List of Popes: 18th Century

Mar 19, 2013

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

List of Popes: 19th Century

Mar 19, 2013

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

List of Popes: 20th Century

Mar 19, 2013

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

List of Popes: 21st Century

Mar 18, 2013

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

Pope Francis I: Key facts

Mar 18, 2013

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

Pope Francis I: Election to papacy

Mar 18, 2013

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

Mar 18, 2013

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

Mar 18, 2013

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

Jan 9, 2013

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

Female Philosopher: Rosalind Hursthouse

Jan 9, 2013

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

Female Philosopher: Ágnes Heller

Jan 9, 2013

Ágnes Heller is a Hungarian philosopher.

Female Philosopher: Hipparchia of Maroneia

Jan 9, 2013

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

Female Philosopher: Saint Hildegard of Bingen

Jan 9, 2013

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

Jan 9, 2013

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

Female Philosopher: Emma Goldman

Jan 9, 2013

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

Female Philosopher: Charlotte Perkins Gilman

Jan 9, 2013

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

Jan 9, 2013

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

Jan 8, 2013

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

Famous Philosopher: Helene Cixous

Jan 8, 2013

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

Female Philosopher: Patricia Smith Churchland

Jan 8, 2013

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

Female Philosopher: Johanna Hannah Arendt

Jan 8, 2013

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

Female Philosopher: Judith Butler

Jan 8, 2013

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

Jan 8, 2013

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

Female Philosopher: Annette C Baier

Jan 8, 2013

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

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