Angelo Correr


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Noun1.Angelo Correr - the Italian pope from 1406 to 1415 who worked to end the Great Schism and who retired to make it possible (1327-1417)Angelo Correr - the Italian pope from 1406 to 1415 who worked to end the Great Schism and who retired to make it possible (1327-1417)
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His call to recognize the legitimacy of Benedict XIII, and nor choose another pope, was not heeded; the cardinals instead decided to elect Angelo Correr of Venice, Dominici's friend.
The three coats of arms are all Venetian, as the pope, Gregory XII, was the Venetian Angelo Correr. The Zorzi coat of arms, with a plain horizontal bar across the center, also appears on the abbess's tombslab dating from 1428, now in the Seminario patriarcale in Venice.