Francesco Conti (bishop)
Francesco Conti was born in Rome, ca. 1470, the son of Jacopo Conti, signore of Carpineto (and a member of the Roman nobility); and Elisabetta Carafa della Stadera. He was the nephew of Cardinal Giovanni Conti. He was educated in law.
Pope Leo X made him a cardinal priest in the consistory of July 1, 1517. He received the red hat and the titular church of San Vitale on July 6, 1517. He served as Camerlengo of the Sacred College of Cardinals from January 11, 1520 to January 7, 1521.