Pope Alexander VII dies (18 words)

Historical Context Note

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

Context

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

Citation:
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 08 December 2016.]