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Gigli, Silvestrolocked

(1463–1521)
  • Cecil H. Clough

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Gigli, Silvestro (1463–1521), diplomat and bishop of Worcester, was born in Lucca in 1463, perhaps on 1 January, to Ser Nicolao Gigli (c.1410–1489) and his wife, Francesca (b. c.1433, d. after 1489), daughter of Giusfredo Rapondi. His patrician family exerted significant political power in ...

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