• Born date: 1655-05-13
  • Born in: Papal States
  • Death date: 1724-03-07
  • Death in: Papal States
Pope Innocent XIII

Pope Innocent XIII (Latin: Innocentius XIII; 13 May 1655 – 7 March 1724) was born as Michelangelo dei Conti and was Pope from 8 May 1721 to his death in 1724. He is the last pope to date to take the pontifical name of "Innocent" upon his election.Pope Innocent XIII was reform-oriented, and he imposed new standards of frugality, abolishing excessive spending.