Pope Adrian VI dies (22 words)

Historical Context Note

  • Editors
  • The Literary Encyclopedia. Volume : WORLD HISTORY AND IDEAS: A CROSS-CULTURAL VOLUME.

Context

Pope Adrian VI dies aged 64, having held the role of pontiff for less than two years. He is succeeded by Clement VII.

Citation:
Editors. "Pope Adrian VI dies". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 November 2010
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=14312, accessed 02 December 2016.]