Pope Adrian VI

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Adriaan Floriszoon Boeyens

Also Known As: "Adriaan Florensz Boeyens; Adriaan Florenszoon Boeyens; Adriaan Florisz Boeyens"
Birthdate: (64)
Birthplace: Brandstraat, Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
Death: September 14, 1523 (64)
Rome, Rome, Lazio, Italy
Place of Burial: Rome, Rome, Lazio, Italy
Immediate Family:

Son of Florens Boeyensz and Geertruid
Brother of Jacob Boeyens Adriani; Swarte Boyens; Princesa Margaretha Florentz Boeyens; Klaas Floriszoon Boeyens and Jan Floriszoon Boeyens

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About Pope Adrian VI

Pope Adrian VI (2 March 1459 – 14 September 1523), born Adriaan Florenszoon Boeyens[1], served as Bishop of Rome from 9 January 1522 until his death some 18 months later. He was the last non-Italian Pope until John Paul II, 456 years later. He is, together with Marcellus II, one of two modern popes to retain his baptismal name after election. He is buried in the Santa Maria dell'Anima church in Rome.



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Pope Adrian VI's Timeline

March 2, 1459
Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
September 14, 1523
Age 64
Rome, Rome, Lazio, Italy
Rome, Rome, Lazio, Italy