September 1590 papal conclave

The September 1590 papal conclave elected Cardinal Giovanni Battista Castagna as Pope Urban VII.

Papal conclave
September 1590
Dates and location
7–15 September 1590
Apostolic Palace, Papal States
Key officials
DeanGiovanni Antonio Serbelloni
Sub-deanAlfonso Gesualdo
CamerlengoEnrico Caetani
ProtopriestMark Sittich von Hohenems Altemps
ProtodeaconAndreas von Österreich
Elected pope
Giovanni Battista Castagna
Name taken: Urban VII
Papa Urbano VII (Pope Urban VII).jpg
← 1585

There were sixty-seven cardinals attending: seven were French, three Spanish, two Germans, two Poles, and the rest Italian.

Cardinals attending:

Cardinals that did not attendEdit

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