John XXIII

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Italian pope from 1958 to 1963 who convoked the Second Vatican Council (1881-1963)

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This information and the cited text are from Roncalli's introduction, composed in Istanbul in April 1936, to the first published volume: Angelo Giuseppe Roncalli, ed.
Angelo Giuseppe Roncalli was born in Sotto il Monte (Bergamo) on the 25th October 1881.
Angelo Giuseppe Roncalli was astonished to be elected Pope in 1958 at the age of 76.
Born Angelo Giuseppe Roncalli, he was known as the "Good Pope" because of his jovial, benevolent nature.
The former Angelo Giuseppe Roncalli stunned the Catholic establishment at the Vatican by calling for a special conclave of cardinals that would meet from 1962 to 1965.
Born near the Italian Alps, Angelo Giuseppe Roncalli (1881-1963) was the son of a sharecropper.
Born Angelo Giuseppe Roncalli in 1881, he was ordained in 1904 and became known for his scholarly works, among them his book on the life of St Charles.