Francesco Scipione Maria Borghese

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Francesco Scipione Maria Borghese
Cardinal-Bishop of Porto e Santa Rufina
Memorial of Francesco Scipione Maria Borghese
ChurchRoman Catholic Church
Appointed12 February 1759
Term ended21 June 1759
Ordination19 February 1728 (Deacon)
25 February 1728 (Priest)
Consecration30 March 1728 (Bishop)
by Benedict XIII
Created cardinal6 July 1729
by Benedict XIII
Personal details
Born20 May 1697
Died21 June 1759 (aged 62)
Rome, Papal States
BuriedSanta Maria Maggiore
Previous post(s)Cardinal-Bishop of Albano
Cardinal-Priest of Santa Maria in Trastevere (1743-1752)

Cardinal-Priest of San Silvestro in Capite (1732-1742)
Cardinal-Priest of San Pietro in Montorio (1729-1732)

Titular Archbishop of Traianopolis in Rhodope

Francesco Scipione Maria Borghese (20 May 1697, in Rome – 21 June 1759, in Rome) was an Italian cardinal from the Borghese family. He was elevated to cardinal by Pope Benedict XIII in the consistory of 6 July 1729.

He died in Rome on 21 June 1759 and was buried in the Patriarchal Liberian Basilica.[1]


  1. ^ "The Cardinals of the Holy Roman Church - Biographical Dictionary - Consistory of July 6, 1729". Retrieved 31 January 2023.