List of Popes: 16th Century

The Pope is the Bishop of Rome and the leader of the worldwide Catholic Church.
Created On: Mar 19, 2013 11:12 IST
Modified On: Mar 23, 2013 10:42 IST
Numerical order Pontificate Name
English · Regnal
Personal name Place of birth
215 22 September 1503
– 18 October 1503
(50000000000000000000 years, 700126000000000000026 days)
Pius III
Papa PIUS Tertius
Francesco Todeschini Piccolomini Siena, Republic of Siena
216 31 October 1503
– 21 February 1513
(70009000000000000009 years, 7002113000000000000113 days)
Julius II
Papa IULIUS Secundus
Giuliano della Rovere Albisola, Republic of Genoa
217 9 March 1513
– 1 December 1521
(70008000000000000008 years, 7002267000000000000267 days)
Leo X
Papa LEO Decimus
Giovanni di Lorenzo de' Medici Florence, Republic of Florence
218 9 January 1522
– 14 September 1523
(70001000000000000001 year, 7002248000000000000248 days)
Adrian VI
Papa HADRIANUS Sextus
Adriaan Floriszoon Boeyens Utrecht, Bishopric of Utrecht, Holy Roman Empire (presently The Netherlands)
219 26 November 1523
– 25 September 1534
(700110000000000000010 years, 7002303000000000000303 days)
Clement VII
Papa CLEMENS Septimus
Giulio di Giuliano de' Medici Florence, Republic of Florence
220 13 October 1534
– 10 November 1549
(700115000000000000015 years, 700128000000000000028 days)
Paul III
Papa PAULUS Tertius
Alessandro Farnese Canino, Lazio, Papal States
221 7 February 1550
– 29 March 1555
(70005000000000000005 years, 700150000000000000050 days)
Julius III
Papa IULIUS Tertius
Giovanni Maria Ciocchi del Monte Rome, Papal States
222 9 April 1555
– 30 April or 1 May 1555
(0 years, 21/22 days)
Marcellus II
Papa MARCELLUS Secundus
Marcello Cervini Montefano, Marche, Papal States
223 23 May 1555
– 18 August 1559
(70004000000000000004 years, 700187000000000000087 days)
Paul IV
Papa PAULUS Quartus
Giovanni Pietro Carafa, C.R. Capriglia Irpina, Campania, Kingdom of Naples
224 26 December 1559
– 9 December 1565
(70005000000000000005 years, 7002348000000000000348 days)
Pius IV
Papa PIUS Quartus
Giovanni Angelo Medici Milan, Duchy of Milan
225 7 January 1566
– 1 May 1572
(70006000000000000006 years, 7002115000000000000115 days)
St Pius V
Papa PIUS Quintus
Michele Ghislieri, O.P. Bosco, Duchy of Milan
226 13 May 1572
– 10 April 1585
(700112000000000000012 years, 7002332000000000000332 days)
Gregory XIII
Papa GREGORIUS Tertius Decimus
Ugo Boncompagni Bologna, Papal States
227 24 April 1585
– 27 August 1590
(70005000000000000005 years, 7002125000000000000125 days)
Sixtus V
Papa XYSTUS Quintus
Felice Peretti, O.F.M. Conv. Grottammare, Marche, Papal States
228 15 September 1590
– 27 September 1590
(50000000000000000000 years, 700112000000000000012 days)
Urban VII
Papa URBANUS Septimus
Giovanni Battista Castagna Rome, Papal States
229 5 December 1590
– 15/16 October 1591
(0 years, 314/315 days)
Gregory XIV
Papa GREGORIUS Quartus Decimus
Niccolò Sfondrati Somma Lombardo, Duchy of Milan
230 29 October 1591
– 30 December 1591
(50000000000000000000 years, 700162000000000000062 days)
Innocent IX
Papa INNOCENTIUS Nonus
Giovanni Antonio Facchinetti Bologna, Papal States
231 30 January 1592
– 3 March 1605
(700113000000000000013 years, 700132000000000000032 days)
Clement VIII
Papa CLEMENS Octavus
Ippolito Aldobrandini Fano, Marche, Papal States