Giovanni Antonio Serbelloni

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Giovanni Antonio Serbelloni (Gian Antonio, Gianantonio) (1519–1591) was an Italian Cardinal, created in 1560, and papal legate. He was a cousin of Pope Pius IV,[1] or nephew or uncle.

He was bishop of Foligno in 1557 and bishop of Novara in 1560. He was bishop of Sabina and then bishop of Palestrina in 1573, bishop of Frascati in 1583, bishop of Ostia in 1589.

He died in Rome in 1591 and was buried in Santa Maria degli Angeli e dei Martiri.

References[edit]

  1. ^ George L. Williams,Papal Genealogy: The Families And Descendants Of The Popes (2004), p. 85.

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Catholic Church titles
Preceded by
Giovanni Angelo Medici
Bishop of Foligno
1557–1560
Succeeded by
Clemente d'Olera
Preceded by
Giovanni Gerolamo Morone
Bishop of Novara
1560–1574
Succeeded by
Romolo Archinto
Preceded by
Giacomo Savelli
Cardinal-bishop of Sabina
1578
Succeeded by
Antoine Perrenot de Granvelle
Preceded by
Giulio della Rovere
Cardinal-bishop of Palestrina
1578–1583
Succeeded by
Giovanni Francesco Gambara
Preceded by
Giacomo Savelli
Cardinal-bishop of Frascati
1583–1587
Succeeded by
Alfonso Gesualdo
Preceded by
Giacomo Savelli
Cardinal-bishop of Porto
1587–1589
Succeeded by
Alfonso Gesualdo
Preceded by
Alessandro Farnese
Cardinal-bishop of Ostia
1589–1591
Succeeded by
Alfonso Gesualdo
Preceded by
Alessandro Farnese
Dean of the College of Cardinals
1589–1591
Succeeded by
Alfonso Gesualdo