Clement VIII Elected Pope

Clement VIII Elected Pope

Pope Clement VIII
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Clement VIII is elected pope. The last pope of the Counter-Reformation, Clement will recognize Henry IV as king of France, helping secure the peace of the French Wars of Religion - but he will also institute the several year trial against Giordano Bruno.


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