Alexander II, Pope
Alexander II, Pope
Reigned 1061-1073

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  • Pope Alexander II —     Pope Alexander II     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Pope Alexander II     Reigned 1061 1073     As Anselm of Lucca, he had been recognized for a number of years as one of the leaders of the reform party, especially in the Milanese territory,… …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Alexander II —     Pope Alexander II     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Pope Alexander II     Reigned 1061 1073     As Anselm of Lucca, he had been recognized for a number of years as one of the leaders of the reform party, especially in the Milanese territory,… …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Alexander II — may refer to:* Alexander II of Russia (1818 ndash;1881), the Emperor of Russia * Alexander II of Macedon, King of Macedon from 370 to 368 B.C. * Alexander II of Epirus, King of Epirus in 272 B.C. * Pope Alexander II, Pope from 1061 to 1073 *… …   Wikipedia

  • Pope Alexander II of Alexandria — (Coptic: AΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟC) was the forty third Coptic Pope and Patriarch of Alexandria from 702 to 729. He presided over his church during an era of great hardship and oppression.ConsecrationThere is little information available on Alexander s early… …   Wikipedia

  • Alexander II of Scotland — Alexander II King of Scots Reign 4 December 1214–6 July 1249 Coronation 6 December 1214 Predecessor …   Wikipedia

  • Alexander II — 1. died 1073, Italian ecclesiastic: pope 1061 1073. 2. (Aleksandr Nikolaevich) 1818 81, czar of Russia 1855 81. * * * I born Aug. 24, 1198, Haddington, Lothian died July 8, 1249, Kerrera Island King of Scotland (1214–49). He came to the throne on …   Universalium

  • Pope Alexander II — Infobox Pope English name=Alexander II birth name=Anselmo da Baggio term start=September 30, 1061 term end=April 21, 1073 predecessor=Nicholas II successor=Gregory VII birth date=??? birthplace=Milan, Italy dead=dead|death date=death… …   Wikipedia

  • Alexander II — (d. 1073)    Pope.    Anselm (his baptismal name) was born in Baggio, Italy and he was a pupil of lanfranc at the monastery school in Bec. He was consecrated Bishop of Lucca in 1057 and was elected Pope in 1061. However, the Holy Roman Emperor… …   Who’s Who in Christianity

  • Alexander II — noun the son of Nicholas I who, as czar of Russia, introduced reforms that included limited emancipation of the serfs (1818 1881) • Syn: ↑Czar Alexander II, ↑Alexander the Liberator • Regions: ↑Russia • Instance Hypernyms: ↑czar, ↑tsar, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Julius II, Pope — (Giuliano della Rovere, ca. 1445 1513; pope from 1503)    Giuliano s uncle Francesco provided for his education and upon being elected pope (Sixtus IV) in 1471 made Giuliano a cardinal and soon conferred on him many valuable benefices. He acted… …   Historical Dictionary of Renaissance

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