Gaspare Ricciullo del Fosso

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Most Reverend
Gaspare Ricciullo del Fosso
Archbishop of Reggio Calabria
Church Catholic Church
Archdiocese Archdiocese of Reggio Calabria
In office 1560–1592
Predecessor Agostino Gonzaga
Successor Annibale D'Afflitto
Orders
Ordination November 1521
Personal details
Born 6 January 1496
Rogliano, Italy
Died 28 December 1592 (age 96)
Reggio Calabria, Italy
Nationality Italian
Previous post Bishop of Scala (1548–1551)
Bishop of Calvi Risorta (1551–1560)

Gaspare Ricciullo del Fosso, O.M. (1496–1592) was a Roman Catholic prelate who served as Archbishop of Reggio Calabria (1560–1592),[1] Bishop of Calvi Risorta (1551–1560),[2] and Bishop of Scala (1548–1551).[3]

Biography[edit]

Gaspare Ricciullo del Fosso was born in Rogliano, Italy on 6 January 1496 and ordained a priest in the Order of the Minims in November 1521.[4][5] On 17 May 1548, he was appointed during the papacy of Pope Paul III as Bishop of Scala.[3][4] On 22 April 1551, he was appointed during the papacy of Pope Julius III as Bishop of Calvi Risorta.[2][4][5] On 17 July 1560, he was appointed during the papacy of Pope Pius IV as Archbishop of Reggio Calabria.[1][4][5] He served as Archbishop of Reggio Calabria until his death on 28 December 1592.[1][4][5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c Eubel, Konrad (1923). Hierarchia catholica medii et recentioris aevi. Vol. III (second ed.). Münster: Libreria Regensbergiana. p. 284.  (in Latin)
  2. ^ a b Eubel, Konrad (1923). Hierarchia catholica medii et recentioris aevi. Vol. III (second ed.). Münster: Libreria Regensbergiana. pp. 147–148.  (in Latin)
  3. ^ a b Eubel, Konrad (1923). Hierarchia catholica medii et recentioris aevi. Vol. III (second ed.). Münster: Libreria Regensbergiana. p. 294.  (in Latin)
  4. ^ a b c d e Cheney, David M. "Archbishop Gaspare Ricciullo del Fosso, O.M." Catholic-Hierarchy.org. Retrieved June 16, 2018.  [self-published]
  5. ^ a b c d Chow, Gabriel. "Archbishop Gaspare Ricciullo Del Fosso, O.M." GCatholic.org. Retrieved June 16, 2018.  [self-published]

External links and additional sources[edit]

Catholic Church titles
Preceded by
Lodovico Vanino de Theodoli
Bishop of Scala
1548–1551
Succeeded by
Costantino Piccioni
Preceded by
Berenguer Gombau
Bishop of Calvi Risorta
1551–1560
Succeeded by
Giulio Magnani
Preceded by
Agostino Gonzaga
Archbishop of Reggio Calabria
1560–1592
Succeeded by
Annibale D'Afflitto