• Born date: n.a.
  • Born in: Holy Roman Empire
  • Death date: 1073-04-21
  • Death in: Holy Roman Empire
Pope Alexander II

Anselm(o) I redirects here. There was also St Anselm I (bishop of Milan).Pope Alexander II (died 21 April 1073), born Anselmo da Baggio, was Pope from 30 September 1061 to his death in 1073.He was born in Milan. As Anselm I, bishop of Lucca, he had been an energetic coadjutor with Hildebrand of Sovana in endeavouring to suppress simony and enforce the clerical celibacy.