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1403? – Basilius Bessarion was born on January 2nd at Trebizond, Trebizond empire (Trabzon, Turkey). Byzantine humanist and theologian, later a Roman cardinal, and a major contributor to the revival of letters in the 15th century.          – He was one of the earliest scholars to transplant Greek literature and philosophy into the West. ..

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1374 – Birth of Henry Beaufort, the cardinal and bishop of Winchester and a dominant figure in English politics throughout the first 43 years of the 15th century. 1397-1398 – During the reign of his cousin King Richard II, he became chancellor of Oxford University and bishop of Lincoln. 1403 – He became chancellor of ..

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1922 – Born on the 4th of August in Lajas, Puerto Rico. 1950 – He was ordained a catholic priest in San German, Puerto Rico. 1950-1960 – He was the superintendent of the Catholic Schools for the diocese of Ponce and chancellor of the Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico. He also served as Chaplain ..

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1850 – Born on 6 September in Douville, diocese of Evreux, France. 1861 – He was educated at Minor Seminary of Evreux. 1867 – Entered the Seminary of Saint-Sulpice, Paris. 1873 – He was ordained as a priest on 20 December in Paris.          – Pastoral work in the diocese of Evreux and ..

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1930 – Born on January 27th in Gaberje, Yugoslavia.   1948 – He and his family emigrated to Canada where he studied philosophy and theology at St. Augustine’s Seminary.    1955 – Ordained as a priest by Cardinal McGuigan in St. Michael’s Cathedral on June 4th.   1957-1960 – Father Ambrozic obtained the degrees of ..

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1532 – Allen was born in Fleetwood, Lancashire. 1547 – Attended Oriel College in Oxford at the age of fifteen. 1550 – Earned his degree from Oriel College and was elected Fellow of the College. 1554 – Earned his Master of Arts degree. 1556 – Worked as a principal St Mary Hall and proctor. 1568 ..

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1532 – He was born this year at Rossall, Fleetwood, and Lancashire, England.   1547 – At the age of fifteen, he entered Oriel College, Oxford.   1550 – He graduated with B.A. In the same year, he was elected Fellow of the College in this year.   1554 – He preceded M.A.   1556 ..

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1664 – Alberoni was born in Piacenza, Italy on May 30, 1664. 1674 – Became the bellringer and verger in the Cathedral of Piacenza. 1706 – He accompanied the Duke of Parma to Paris. 1711 – Became Secretary of Vendome in Spain. 1713 – Appointed Consul for Parma at Philip’s Court. 1714 – Arranged a ..

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