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Julianus de Caesarinis



Alternative Names

Cesarini; Giuliano (LC); Julianus de Caesarinus; Julinanus Caesarinius; Giuliano Cesarini



Born in Rome in 1398, Julianus studied law in Perugia, Bologna and Padua, where he obtained the doctorate in utroque iure and lectured for a while. He then pursued an ecclesiastical career as an auditor of the Rota (1422) and as a papal legate on numerous missions, which soon led him to the cardinalate (1426). He died during the battle of Varna in 1444.


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