Clement VII(redirected from Medici, Giulio de')
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Clement VIIOriginally 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.
(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)