There weren’t a ton of babies named Benedict in recent years, but Pope Francis has certainly made an impact on the naming of newborns in Italy.
Moved by the election of Pope Francis seven months ago, the name “Francesco” has leapfrogged to No. 1 on the list of the most popular baby names in Italy, according to a study.
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