Images: Ratzinger becomes Pope Benedict XVI

Published On: Feb 10 2013 09:00:00 PM PST

Choosing the name Benedict XVI, Cardinal Joseph Ratzinger is elected pope on April 19, 2005.

New Pope 5 - Joyous Crowds
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When the bells start to ring, the crowds start to cheer. They were overjoyed a new pontiff had been chosen.


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