Papal conclave, September 1590

Papal conclave
September 1590

Coat of arms during the vacancy of the Holy See
Dates and location
September 1590
Apostolic Palace, Papal States
Key officials
Dean Giovanni Antonio Serbelloni
Sub-Dean Alfonso Gesualdo
Camerlengo Enrico Caetani
Protopriest Mark Sittich von Hohenems Altemps
Protodeacon Andreas von Österreich
Elected Pope
Giovanni Battista Castagna
(Name taken: Urban VII)

The papal conclave of September 1590 elected Giovanni Battista Castagna as Pope Urban VII.

There were sixty-seven cardinals attending: seven were French, three Spanish, two Germans, two Poles, and the rest Italian.

Cardinals attending:

Cardinals not attending

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