Pope Alexander VII dies

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Historical Context Note

Pope Alexander VII dies, having held the office of the papacy since 1655. He is succeeded by Clement IX.
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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 July 2014.]