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Adrian IV

(c. 1100—1159) pope

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Adrian IV

Adrian IV (c.1100–59)   Quick reference

World Encyclopedia

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Pope (1154–59), b. Nicholas Breakspear. The only English pope, Adrian crowned Emperor Frederick I (Barbarossa) in 1155. ...

Adrian IV, Pope

Adrian IV, Pope (c.1110/1120–1159)   Reference library

Encyclopedia of the Middle Ages

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Nicholas Breakspear owed his career to Eugenius III who appointed him cardinal-bishop of Albano, before 1150

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