Annibale D'Afflitto

Annibale D'Afflitto (death 1638) was a Roman Catholic prelate who served as Archbishop of Reggio Calabria (1593–1638).[1][2] He descends from the princely House d’Afflitto.

Most Reverend

Annibale D'Afflitto
Archbishop of Reggio Calabria
ChurchCatholic Church
ArchdioceseArchdiocese of Reggio Calabria
In office1593–1638
PredecessorGaspare Ricciullo del Fosso
SuccessorGaspar de Creales Arce
Consecration30 November 1593
by Alfonso Gesualdo di Conza
Personal details
Died1 April 1638


On 15 November 1593, Annibale D'Afflitto was appointed during the papacy of Pope Clement VIII as Archbishop of Reggio Calabria.[1][2][3] On 30 November 1593, he was consecrated bishop by Alfonso Gesualdo di Conza, Cardinal-Bishop of Ostia e Velletri, with Giulio Ottinelli, Bishop of Fano, and Cristóbal Senmanat y Robuster, Bishop Emeritus of Orihuela, serving as co-consecrators.[3] He served as Archbishop of Reggio Calabria until his death on 1 April 1638.[1][2][3]


  1. ^ a b c Eubel, Konrad (1923). Hierarchia catholica medii et recentioris aevi. Vol. III (second ed.). Münster: Libreria Regensbergiana. p. 284. (in Latin)
  2. ^ a b c Gauchat, Patritius (Patrice) (1935). Hierarchia catholica medii et recentioris aevi. Vol. IV. Münster: Libraria Regensbergiana. p. 294. (in Latin)
  3. ^ a b c Cheney, David M. "Archbishop Annibale D'Afflitto". Retrieved June 16, 2018. [self-published]

External links and additional sourcesEdit

Catholic Church titles
Preceded by
Gaspare Ricciullo del Fosso
Archbishop of Reggio Calabria
Succeeded by
Gaspar de Creales Arce