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Alexander VIII

Born: 1610 AD
Died: 1691 AD
Nationality: Italian
Categories: Popes

1610 – Ottoboni was born in Venice, Italy on April 22, 1610.

1627 – Received his doctorate in canon and civil law.

1630 – Became Governor of Terni, Rieti and Spoleto.

1652 – Appointed Cardinal by Pope Innocent X and later became bishopric of Brescia.

1689 – Succeeded Pope Innocent XI on October 6, 1689.

1690 – Condemned the doctrines of the so-called philosophical sin, taught in the Jesuit schools.

1691 – Died in Rome, Italy on February 1, 1691.