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an Orthodox Christian monk and bishop. He was Ecumenical Patriarch for the Church of Constantinople from 1491 to 1497. He was previously the Metropolitan of Serres. During his reign arose some pieces of gossip about him, not specified by the sources, which led to his deposition in early 1497. After his resignation he remained actively involved with ecclesiastic issues, even plotting against his successor Nephon II, until he was forced to retire in the Vatopedi monastery, where he died at an unknown date.
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Maximus IV (1491-1497): an Orthodox Christian monk and bishop. He was Ecumenical Patriarch for the Church of Constantinople from 1491 to 1497. He was previously the...
Nephon II (1497-1498): the Ecumenical Patriarch of the Church of Constantinople three times: from 1486 to 1488, from 1497 to 1498 and for a short time in 1502. He...
Joachim I (1498-1502): the Ecumenical Patriarch of the Church of Constantinople from 1498 to 1502 and for a short time in 1504. As Patriarch, Joachim was quite po...
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Pope Innocent VIII14321484
 
14921492, Jul 25
  Pope from 29 August 1484 to his death in 1492. Born into a prominent Genoese family he entered t...
Nephon IIunknown1486
 
1502unknown
  the Ecumenical Patriarch of the Church of Constantinople three times: from 1486 to 1488, from 14...
Pope Pius III1439, May 291459
 
15031503, Oct 18
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Pope Alexander VI1431, Jan 11492
 
15031503, Aug 18
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15091515 ca
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15211522, Sep
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Pope Adrian VI1459, Mar 21490
 
15231523, Sep 14
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Pope John XIIIunknown1484
 
15241524
 the 94th Coptic Orthodox Pope of Alexandria & Patriarch of the See of St. Mark for the Armenian A...
Pope Paul III1468, Feb 291491
 
15491549, Nov 10
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Joachim I Pany1448 ca1480
 
15671567
 served as Patriarch for the Greek Orthodox Church of Alexandria between 1486 and 1567. A virtuou...
Sunan Gunungjati14481479
 
15681568, Sep 19
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