Pope Alexander VI dies

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Historical Context Note

Pope Alexander VI dies. He had been Pope for the previous 11 years, and with his son Cesare Borgia, had dominated Italian politics and become a byword for corruption.
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Editors. "Pope Alexander VI dies". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 November 2010
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=14075, accessed 21 September 2014.]