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Fabio Mirto Frangipani

Most Reverend
Fabio Mirto Frangipani
Titular Archbishop of Nazareth
ChurchCatholic Church
ArchdioceseTitular Archdiocese of Nazareth
In office1572–1587
PredecessorBernardino Figueroa
SuccessorFrancesco Spera
Personal details
Died17 March 1587

Fabio Mirto Frangipani (died 17 March, 1587) was a Roman Catholic prelate who served as Titular Archbishop of Nazareth (1572–1587) and Bishop of Caiazzo (1537–1572).[1][2][3][4][5]


On 10 July 1537, he was appointed during the papacy of Pope Paul III as Bishop of Caiazzo.[1] On 5 November 1572, he resigned as Bishop of Caiazzo and was appointed during the papacy of Pope Gregory XIII as Titular Archbishop of Nazareth.[1] He died on 17 March 1587.[1]

While bishop, he was the principal co-consecrator of Virgilio Rosario, Bishop of Ischia (1555), Mario Bolognini, Archbishop of Lanciano (1579), and Flaminio Filonardi, Bishop of Aquino (1579).[1]


  1. ^ a b c d e "Archbishop Fabio Mirto Frangipani" David M. Cheney. Retrieved March 21, 2016[self-published source]
  2. ^ "Diocese of Caiazzo" David M. Cheney. Retrieved March 29, 2016[self-published source]
  3. ^ "Diocese of Caiazzo" Gabriel Chow. Retrieved March 29, 2016
  4. ^ "Nazareth (Titular See)" David M. Cheney. Retrieved February 29, 2016[self-published source]
  5. ^ "Titular Metropolitan See of Nazareth" Gabriel Chow. Retrieved February 29, 2016
Catholic Church titles
Preceded by
Alexander Mirto Frangipani
Bishop of Caiazzo
Succeeded by
Ottavio Mirto Frangipani
Preceded by
Bernardino Figueroa
Titular Archbishop of Nazareth
Succeeded by
Francesco Spera