Simplician

Simplician
Archbishop of Milan
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Relief tondo of Saint Simplician
Appointed397 AD
Term ended400 or 401
PredecessorAmbrose
SuccessorVenerius
Personal details
Bornc. 320
Died400 or 401
Sainthood
Feast dayAugust 14
Venerated inEastern Orthodox Church
Roman Catholic Church
ShrinesBasilica of St. Simplician

Simplician (Latin: Simplicianus; Italian: Simpliciano) was Bishop of Milan from 397 to 400 or 401 AD. He is honoured as a Saint in the Roman Catholic and Eastern Orthodox Churches and his feast day is August 14.[1]

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