Habemus Papam: Francis

Jesuit Cardinal Bergoglio of Argentina becomes first non-European pontiff in a millennium

Habemus Papam: Francis
White smoke pours from the chimney of the Sistine Chapel (AFP photo/Alberto Pizzoli)
Asia Desk, Bangok, Vatican City

March 14, 2013

Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio, 76, has been announced Pope Francis, the first Latin American pontiff in the history of the Catholic Church.