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Catherine de' Medici

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Catherine De Médicis

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The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Reformation

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2005
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History, modern history (1700 to 1945), Religion
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(1519–1589), daughter of Lorenzo de Médicis, who was a nephew of Pope Leo X. ...

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Catherine de' Medici

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World Encyclopedia

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2004
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138 words

Queen of France, wife of Henry II and daughter of Lorenzo de' Medici. She exerted considerable political influence after ...

Catherine de Médicis

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The New Oxford Companion to Literature in French

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2005
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Literature
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Daughter of Lorenzo II de' Medici, duke of Urbino, and cousin to Pope Clement II.

Catherine de Médicis

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The Oxford Dictionary of the Renaissance

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2005
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History, Early Modern History (1500 to 1700)
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Queen of France, was born on 13 April 1519 in Florence, the daughter of Lorenzo de' Medici...

Catherine de Médicis

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Rebecca Boone

The Oxford Encyclopedia Women in World History

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2008
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queen mother and regent during the French Wars of Religion. Born into the powerful Florentine Medici family, Catherine married the future ...

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