Pope Pius IX

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  • Created by: Abigail
  • Created on: 25-02-14 17:28
  • born into a noble family
  • became a priest in 1819
  • sudden death of Gregory XVI made Pius the new pope
  • to everyone's shock he was extremely liberal
  • he freed 2000 political prisoners
  • granted a series of reforms with education and law
  • ended press censorship
  • created a consulta to advise him
  • allowed…


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