11 things to know about Pope Francis

Posted: 1:40 PM EDT Mar 14, 2013   Updated: 11:41 AM EST Dec 17, 2015

With Pope Francis celebrating his 79th birthday on Thursday, learn more about the leader of the Catholic Church with 11 interesting facts.

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With Pope Francis celebrating his 79th birthday on Thursday, learn more about the leader of the Catholic Church with 11 interesting facts.

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