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Honorius III - (1216-1227)

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Honorius III Born Cencio Savelli, Honorius III held many church offices and was a tutor to Frederick II before his Read More

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(Cencio Savelli)

Born at Rome, date of birth unknown; died at Rome, 18 March, 1227. For a time he was canon at the church of Santa Maria Maggiore, then he became papal chamberlain in 1188 and Cardinal-Deacon of Santa Lucia in Silice in 1193. ... Read More


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