Clement VII


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Clement VII

Originally Giulio de' Medici. 1478?-1534.
Pope (1523-1534) who refused to grant the divorce of Henry VIII from Catherine of Aragon and was unable to stop Henry's break with the Roman Catholic Church.

Clement VII

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(Biography) original name Giulio de' Medici. 1478–1534, pope (1523–34): refused to authorize the annulment of the marriage of Henry VIII of England to Catherine of Aragon (1533)
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Noun1.Clement VII - Italian pope from 1523 to 1534 who broke with Henry VIII of England after Henry VIII divorced Catherine of Aragon and married Anne Boleyn (1478-1534)
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Napoleon certainly he knew something of, inasmuch as he had seen and spoken with him; but of Clement VII.
Machiavelli did not reject reform initiatives by individuals in the two later works: in both, the reform scheme had to be implemented by Florence's Medici rulers (Pope Leo X explicitly in the Discourse, Pope Clement VII implicitly in the Histories [III.
One of the coins, which is worth at least PS15,000, is a gold scudo - an old Italian currency - of Clement VII (1523-34), the Pope who refused to grant King Henry VIII an annulment of his marriage to Catherine of Aragon, sparking the reformation of the church in England.
The gold scudo of Pope Clement VII (1523-34) is only the third such coin known in the world.
The ceremony is held each May 6 to commemorate the day in 1527 when 147 Swiss Guards died protecting Pope Clement VII during the Sack of Rome AP PHOTO/L''OSSERVATORE ROMANO
On July 11, 1533, Pope Clement VII issued a bull of excommunication against England's King Henry VIII for the annulment of the king's marriage to Catherine of Aragon and subsequent marriage to second wife Anne Boleyn.
Urban VI quickly fell out of favor, leading to the election of a 'rival pope,' Pope Clement VII, in September of that year, who re-established the papacy in Avignon 6 meaning the Catholic Church now had a pope and an 'anti-pope,' thereby dividing the European continent.
English Lords to Pope Clement VII July 13, 1530 THE document, written in Latin, asks for the annulment of King Henry VIII's first marriage to Catherine of Aragon.
English Lords to Pope Clement VII July 13, 1530 The letter, in Latin, asks for the annulment of King Henry VIII's first marriage, to Catherine of Aragon, and includes the seals of dozens of peers of England who concurred with the request.
A letter from the British Parliament to Pope Clement VII about King Henry VIII's impending divorce
Clement VII as a prince at war could not fulfill all the expectations of him as patron and pastor.