Cesare Borgia
Cesare Borgia ([ˈtʃɛzare ˈbɔrdʒa]; Valencian: Cèsar Borja, [ˈsɛzər ˈβɔrʒə]; Spanish: César Borja, [ˈθesar ˈβorxa]; 13 September 1475 or April 1476 – 12 March 1507), Duke of Valentinois, was an Ita...
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George of Austria
George of Austria (Gent, 1505 – Liège, May 4, 1557), was Prince-bishop of Liège between 1544 and 1557. He was an illegitimate son of Maximilian I, Holy Roman Emperor and Margaretha of Edelsheim...
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Pope Callixtus III
Pope Callixtus III or Callistus III (31 December 1378 – 6 August 1458), born Alfons de Borja, was Pope from 8 April 1455 to his death in 1458. He was the last pope to take the name "Callixtus" upon hi...
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Hug de Llupià
Hug de Llupià i Bages (Roussillon, ? - ?, 1427), was bishop of Tortosa, bishop of Valencia, and a Catalan writer in Latin language. He belonged to a noble family from the Roussillon, and he ...
Jacopo Pesaro being presented by Pope Alexander VI to Saint Peter
Jacopo Pesaro being presented by Pope Alexander VI to Saint Peter is a painting by Titian, now housed at the Royal Museum of Fine Arts in Antwerp. It is signed "Titiano F. C."
It was commissioned ...
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Thomas of Villanova
St. Thomas of Villanova O.S.A. (1488–1555) was a Spanish friar of the Order of Saint Augustine who was a noted preacher, ascetic and religious writer of his day. He became an archbishop who was famou...
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Andrés de Orbe y Larreategui
Andrés de Orbe y Larreategui was the Grand Inquisitor of Spain in 1733-1740, during the reign of Philip V of Spain. Afterwards, he held the nunciature in Spain as a representative of the Roman Catho...
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Alonso de Aragón
Alonso de Aragón or Alfonso de Aragón (1470 – 24 February 1520) was Archbishop of Zaragoza, Archbishop of Valencia and Lieutenant General of Aragon. Born in Cervera, he was an illegitimate son of Ferd...
Vannozza dei Cattanei
Vannozza dei Cattanei (13 July 1442–24 November 1518) Giovanna dei Cattanei, nicknamed "Vannozza" was an Italian woman who was one of the many mistresses of Cardinal Rodrigo Borgia, later to bec...
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Giulia Farnese
Giulia Farnese (1474 – 23 March 1524) was mistress to Pope Alexander VI. She was known as Giulia la bella, meaning "Julia the beautiful" in Italian.Lorenzo Pucci described her as "most lovely to behol...
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Pope Alexander VI
Pope Alexander VI, born Roderic Llançol i de Borja ([roðeˈɾiɡ ʎanˈsɔɫ i ðe ˈβɔɾdʒa], Spanish: Rodrigo Lanzol y de Borja [roˈðɾiɣo lanˈθol i ðe ˈβorxa]; 1 January 1431 – 18 August 1503), was P...
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Lucrezia Borgia
Lucrezia Borgia ([luˈkrɛttsja ˈbɔrdʒa]; Valencian: Lucrècia; [luˈkrɛsiə]; 18 April 1480 – 24 June 1519) was the daughter of Pope Alexander VI and Vannozza dei Cattanei. Her brothers included Cesar...
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Giovanni Borgia, 2nd Duke of Gandia
Giovanni Borgia, 2nd Duke of Gandía (c.1476–1497) was the son of Pope Alexander VI a member of the House of Borgia. He was the brother of Cesare, Gioffre, and Lucrezia Borgia. Giovanni, commonly kn...
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Érard de La Marck
Érard de la Marck (31 May 1472, in Sedan, Ardennes - 18 March 1538) was prince-bishop of Liège from 1506 till 1538. He was the third son of Robert I de la Marck, lord of Sedan and Bouillon.He was also...
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Cardinals created by Alexander VI
Pope Alexander VI (r. 1492–1503) created 43 new cardinals in 9 consistories:
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Pier Luigi de Borgia, 1st duke of Gandía
Pier Luigi de Borgia, 1st duke of Gandía (Spanish: Pedro Luis de Borja, Latin: Petrus Ludovicus de Boria) (1458 or 1460–1488 or 1491) was a Valencian noble. Pier Luigi was the son of Cardinal ...
Agustín García-Gasco Vicente
Agustín García-Gasco y Vicente (12 February 1931 – 1 May 2011) was a Spanish Cardinal of the Catholic Church. He served as archbishop of Valencia from 1992 to 2009, and was elevated to the cardinalate...
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Gioffre Borgia
Gioffre Borgia (born 1481 or 1482; died 1516 or 1517), also known as Goffredo [Italian], or Jofré Borja [Valencian] , was the youngest son of Pope Alexander VI and Vannozza dei Cattanei, and a member ...
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Pedro Luis de Borja Lanzol de Romaní
Pedro Luis de Borja Lanzol de Romaní, O.S.Io.Hieros. (1472–1511) was a Roman Catholic cardinal and cardinal-nephew and papal military leader. He received a wide variety of sinecures during the papacy ...
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The Borgias (2011 TV series)
The Borgias is an historical-fiction drama television series created by Neil Jordan; it debuted in 2011 and was canceled in 2013.The series is set around the turn of the 16th century and follows the B...
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Juan Tomás de Rocaberti
Juan Tomás de Rocaberti (c.1624 – 13 June 1699) was a Spanish theologian.
Rocaberti was born into a noble family at Perelada, in Catalonia. Educated at Girona, he entered the Dominican conv...
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