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Marcellus II - (1555)

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Laywoman & Chinese Martyr

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(MARCELLO CERVINI DEGLI SPANNOCHI)

Born 6 May, 1501, at Montepulciano in Tuscany ; died 6 May, 1555, at Rome. His father, Ricardo Cervini, was Apostolic treasurer in the time at Siena, he came to Rome, shortly after the Read More


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