Ludovico de Torres (archbishop)
Ludovico de Torres
|Archdiocese||Archdiocese of Monreale|
|Successor||Ludovico de Torres|
|Consecration||31 Dec 1573|
by Marcantonio Maffei
|Born||4 Nov 1533|
|Died||31 Dec 1583 (age 50)|
Ludovico de Torres was born in Málaga, Spain. On 9 December 1573, he was appointed during the papacy of Pope Gregory XIII as Archbishop of Monreale. On 31 December 1573, he was consecrated bishop by Marcantonio Maffei, Cardinal-Priest of San Callisto, with Prospero Rebiba, Titular Patriarch of Constantinople, and Giacomo Lomellino del Canto, Archbishop of Palermo, serving as co-consecrators. He served as Archbishop of Monreale until his death on 31 December 1583. He was succeeded by his nephew of the same name.
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