Pius VII


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Pius VII

Originally Barnaba Gregorio Chiaramonti. 1742-1823.
Pope (1800-1823) who crowned Napoleon emperor in 1804.

Pius VII

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(Biography) original name Luigi Barnaba Chiaramonti. 1740–1823, Italian ecclesiastic; pope (1800–23). He concluded a concordat with Napoleon (1801) and consecrated him as emperor of France (1804), but resisted his annexation of the Papal States (1809)
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Noun1.Pius VII - Italian pope from 1800 to 1823 who was humiliated by Napoleon and taken prisoner in 1809Pius VII - Italian pope from 1800 to 1823 who was humiliated by Napoleon and taken prisoner in 1809; he concluded a concordat with Napoleon and crowned him emperor of France; he returned to Rome in 1814 (1740-1823)
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1804: Napoleon was crowned Emperor in Paris by Pope Pius VII.
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Dissolved as a religious order by pope Clement in 1773, the Society of Jesus was restored forty-one years later by Pius VII.
Napoleon Bonaparte was a military general who rose to become the first emperor of France, crowning himself in ceremonies presided over by Pope Pius VII at the Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris in 1804.
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10) Notable alumni of this academy were as follows: Carlo Rezzonico who would become Pope Clement XIII (1758-1769); Cardinal Ercole Consalvi who skillfully represented Pope Pius VII at the Congress of Vienna in 1815; Annibale Della Genga, later Pope Leo XII (1823-1829); Gioacchino Pecci, the future Pope Leo XIII (1878-1903); Cardinal Merry Del Val, who would serve as Secretary of State under Pope St.
The coronation for the self-proclaimed emperor was held later that year in Notre Dame, Paris, and Napoleon loosened his purse strings for the lavish ceremony, even paying for Pope Pius VII to travel to France for the occasion.
1804: Napoleon crowned himself Emperor in Paris - taking the crown from Pope Pius VII, who had expected to perform the actual coronation.