Pope Clement


Pope Clement

There have been fourteen popes named Clement.

*Pope Clement I saint, (88-98)
*Pope Clement II (1046-1047)
*Pope Clement III (1187-1191)
*Pope Clement IV (1265-1268)
*Pope Clement V (1305-1314) - memorable for suppressing the Knights Templar, and moving papacy to Avignon
*Pope Clement VI (1342-1352)
*Pope Clement VII (1523-1534) - refused to annul the marriage of Henry VIII, thus prompting the English Reformation
*Pope Clement VIII (1592-1605)
*Pope Clement IX (1667-1669)
*Pope Clement X (1670-1676)
*Pope Clement XI (1700-1721)
*Pope Clement XII (1730-1740)
*Pope Clement XIII (1758-1769)
*Pope Clement XIV (1705-1774)

There have also been two antipopes.

*Antipope Clement III (1080-1085)
*Antipope Clement VII (1378-1394) First Avignon Pope


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