Information about Pope Nicholas IV

Pope Nicholas IV (30 September 1227 - 4 April 1292)

Pope Nicholas IV (Latin: Nicolaus IV), born Girolamo Masci, Pope from 22 February 1288 to his death in 1292. He was the first Franciscan to be elected pope.

Nicholas IV died in Rome on 4 April 1292, in the palace which he had built next to the Liberian Basilica (S. Maria Maggiore). He was buried in the Basilica di Santa Maria Maggiore.

Pope Nicholas IV reigned in...
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Papa Nicolaus Quartus (Pope Nicholas IV) Flag of Holy See Holy See 22 February 1288 4 April 1292
Papa Nicolaus Quartus (Pope Nicholas IV) Flag of Papal States Papal States 22 February 1288 4 April 1292
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