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12 things to know about Pope Francis

Published On: Mar 14 2013 12:40:01 PM CDT   Updated On: Mar 13 2014 08:08:04 AM CDT

Pope Francis marks the first anniversary of his papacy today. Here are 12 interesting facts about this non-conformist leader of the Catholic Church.

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7. Pope Francis is known for his humble lifestyle. As archbishop of Buenos Aires, he took public transportation and cooked his own meals at home.

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