Silvestro de' Gigli

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Silvestro de' Gigli
Bishop of Worcester
Church Catholic
Appointed 24 December 1498
Term ended 16 April 1521
Predecessor Giovanni de' Gigli
Successor Geronimo De Ghinucci
Orders
Consecration c. 6 April 1499
Personal details
Died 16 April 1521

Silvestro de' Gigli was a medieval Bishop of Worcester, the second of three Italian absentees to hold the see before the Reformation.[citation needed] He was nominated on 24 December 1498 and consecrated about 6 April 1499. He died on 16 April 1521.[1]

Citations[edit]

  1. ^ Fryde, et al. Handbook of British Chronology p. 280

References[edit]

  • Fryde, E. B.; Greenway, D. E.; Porter, S.; Roy, I. (1996). Handbook of British Chronology (Third revised ed.). Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. ISBN 0-521-56350-X. 
Catholic Church titles
Preceded by
Giovanni de' Gigli
Bishop of Worcester
1498–1521
Succeeded by
Geronimo De Ghinucci