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Pope Hadrian IV

(1154—1159)


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(r. 1154–9)

The only English pope, he was educated in France and joined the regular canons of St Rufus in Avignon, eventually becoming abbot. Objecting to his strictness, the canons ...

Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500).


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