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Clement XIII - (1758-1769)

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(C ARLO DELLA T ORRE R EZZONICO ).

Born at Venice, 7 March, 1693; died at Rome, 2 February, 1769. He was educated by the Jesuits at Bologna, took his degrees in law at Padua, and in 1716 was ppointed at Rome referendary of the two departments known as the "Signatura Justitiæ" and the "Signatura ... Read More


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