He participated in the conclave which followed the death of Innocent VIII.
He attended the conclave of 1878, but was too late to vote for the new pope.
The conclave following the death of Clement XIII.
The great men of the city met in solemn conclave to consider how the difficulty was to be met.
He was almost the only one who succeeded in making a firm stand in the tumultuous conclave of 1378; but the deliberation with which he made up his mind as to the validity of the election of Urban VI.