Sixtus V

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Sixtus V

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(Biography) original name Felice Peretti. 1520–90, Italian ecclesiastic; pope (1585–90). He is noted for vigorous administrative reforms that contributed to the Counter-Reformation
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Michele was the grandson of Camilla Peretti Mignucci, whose husband adopted her name, and the son of Maria Felice Peretti Damasceni, whose husband also took the Peretti name.