Pope Alexander VII dies (18 words)

Historical Context Note

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Pope Alexander VII dies, having held the office of the papacy since 1655. He is succeeded by Clement IX.

Editors. "Pope Alexander VII dies". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 April 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=16527, accessed 23 October 2016.]