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Ludovico Ridolfi

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Ludovico Ridolfi
Bishop of Patti
ChurchCatholic Church
DioceseDiocese of Patti
In office1649
PredecessorVincenzo Napoli
SuccessorLuca Conchiglia
Consecration12 Sep 1649
by Alfonso de la Cueva-Benavides y Mendoza-Carrillo
Personal details
Born5 Sep 1587
Died28 Oct 1649 (age 62)

Ludovico Ridolfi (1587–1649) was a Roman Catholic prelate who served as Bishop of Patti (1649).[1]


Ludovico Ridolfi was born on 5 Sep 1587 in Rome, Italy.[2] On 3 Mar 1649, he was selected as Bishop of Patti and confirmed by Pope Innocent X on 19 Jul 1649.[1][2] On 12 Sep 1649, he was consecrated bishop by Alfonso de la Cueva-Benavides y Mendoza-Carrillo, Cardinal-Bishop of Palestrina, with Luca Torreggiani, Archbishop of Ravenna, and Francesco Tontori, Bishop of Ischia, serving as co-consecrators.[2] He served as Bishop of Patti until his death on 28 Oct 1649.[1][2]


  1. ^ a b c Gauchat, Patritius (Patrice) (1935). Hierarchia catholica medii et recentioris aevi. Vol. IV. Münster: Libraria Regensbergiana. p. 270. (in Latin)
  2. ^ a b c d Cheney, David M. "Bishop Louis Ridolfi". Catholic-Hierarchy.org. Retrieved June 16, 2018. [self-published]

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Catholic Church titles
Preceded by Bishop of Patti
Succeeded by