Alexander VI


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(Ital., Rodrigo Borgia; 1431–1503), pope (1492–1503).

Nephew of the Spanish pope Alonso Borgia (Calixtus III; 1455–1458), Rodrigo Borgia was made a cardinal by his uncle in 1456 and shortly afterward ...

Subjects: Early Modern History (1500 to 1700).

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