Ausiàs Despuig

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Ausias Despuig (born in Xàtiva in Spain, died 3 September 1483 in Rome) was a cardinal of the Catholic Church.[1]


He was made cardinal on the 7 May 1473 by Pope Sixtus IV. He was then archbishop of Monreale in Sicily.

He became archbishop of Zaragoza in Spain in 1475, but was stripped of the post in 1478 because of his disagreements with John II. He was also bishop of Capaccio in Salerno 1476-1483.


  1. ^ Miranda, Salvador. "The Cardinals of the Holy Roman Church:". The Cardinals of the Holy Roman Church. Florida International University. Retrieved August 1, 2018.

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Catholic Church titles
Preceded by
Joannes Soler
Archbishop of Monreale
Succeeded by
Juan de Borja Lanzol de Romaní, el mayor
Preceded by
Peter von Schaumberg
Cardinal-Priest of San Vitale
Succeeded by
Cristoforo della Rovere
Preceded by
Juan de Aragón
Administrator of Zaragoza
Succeeded by
Alfonso de Aragón
Preceded by
Louis de Fenollet
Bishop of Capaccio
Succeeded by
Ludovico Podocathor
Preceded by
Berardo Eroli
Cardinal-Priest of Santa Sabina
Succeeded by
Jean Bilhères de Lagraulas
Preceded by
Stefano Nardini
Camerlengo of the Sacred College of Cardinals
Succeeded by
Giovanni Arcimboldi