Leo X (Giovanni De Medici) Dies—Rome’s 217th; Numerous Benefices & Abbeys Held; Trains in Canon Law at Pisa; Takes Office at Age 38; Sponsor & Patron of Arts, Music, Poetry, Drama, Theatre, Lavish Banquets & “The Chase;” Lurid Corruptions in Other Dioceses; Depletes Papal Treasury; “Our family has profited from Christ;” Issues “Indulgences for the Dead;” Encounters Luther and the German Problem; Ex Surge Domine in 1520; Buggerer?
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