Papal conclave, 1730

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Papal conclave
March–July 1730
Sede vacante.svg
Coat of arms during the vacancy of the Holy See
Dates and location
5 March – 12 July 1730
Apostolic Palace, Papal States
Key officials
Dean Francesco Pignatelli
Sub-Dean Francesco Barberini
Camerlengo Annibale Albani
Protopriest Giuseppe Renato Imperiali
Protodeacon Benedetto Pamphili, Lorenzo Altieri
Election
Vetoed Giuseppe Renato Imperiali
Elected Pope
Lorenzo Corsini
(Name taken: Clement XII)
Pope Clement XII, portrait.jpg

The papal conclave of 1730 elected Pope Clement XII as the successor to Pope Benedict XIII.

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