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Pietro Sforza Pallavicino (or Pallavicini) (1607, Rome - June 5th 1667, Rome), Italian cardinal and historian, son of the Marquis Alessandro Pallavicino of Parma. Having taken holy orders in 1630, and joined the Society of Jesus in 1638, he successively taught philosophy and theology in the Collegium Romanum; as professor of theology he was a member of the congregation appointed by Innocent X to investigate the Jansenist heresy. In 1659 he was made a cardinal by Alexander VII. Pallavicino is chiefly known by his history of the council of Trent. Events January 20 - Tidal wave swept along the Bristol Channel, killing 2000 people. ... City motto: Senatus Populusque Romanus – SPQR (The Senate and the People of Rome) Founded 21 April 753 BC mythical, 1st millennium BC Region Latium Mayor Walter Veltroni (Democratici di Sinistra) Area  - City Proper  1290 km² Population  - City (2004)  - Metropolitan  - Density (city proper) 2,546,807 almost 4,000,000 1... June 5 is the 156th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (157th in leap years), with 209 days remaining. ... // Events January 20 - Poland cedes Kyiv, Smolensk, and eastern Ukraine to Russia in the Treaty of Andrusovo that put a final end to the Deluge, and Poland lost its status as a Central European power. ... Parma is a medieval city in the Italian region of Emilia-Romagna, with splendid architecture and a fine countryside around it. ... Events February 22 - Native American Quadequine introduces Popcorn to English colonists. ... The Society of Jesus (Societas Iesu/Jesu (S.J.) in Latin) is a Christian religious order of the Roman Catholic Church in direct service to the Pope. ... Events March 29 - Swedish colonists establish first settlement in Delaware, called New Sweden. ... Diego Velazquez portrait, which Innocent X found too truthful Innocent X, né Giovanni Battista Pamphili (May 6, 1574 - January 5, 1655), Pope from 1644 to 1655, was born in Rome in 1574, attained the dignity of cardinal in 1629. ... Jansenism was a branch of Christian philosophy founded by Cornelius Jansen (1585-1638), a Flemish theologian. ... // Events May 25 - Richard Cromwell resigns as Lord Protector of England following the restoration of the Long Parliament, beginning a second brief period of the republican government called the Commonwealth. ... Alexander VII, né Fabio Chigi (February 13, 1599 - May 22, 1667) was pope from April 7, 1655 until his death in 1667. ...

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Pallavicino - LoveToKnow 1911 (241 words)
PALLAVICINO (or [[Pallavicini), Pietro Sforza]] (1607-1667), Italian cardinal and historian, son of the Marquis Alessandro Pallavicino of Parma, was born at Rome in 1607.
Pallavicino is chiefly known by his history of the council of Trent, written in Italian, and published at Rome in two folio volumes in 165616 57 (2nd ed., considerably modified, in 1666).
Alciati and Pallavicino had access to many important sources from the use of which Sarpi had been precluded; the contending parties, however, are far from agreed as to the completeness of the refutation.
Pietro Sforza Pallavicino - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (147 words)
Pietro Sforza Pallavicino (or Pallavicini) (1607, Rome - June 5th 1667, Rome), Italian cardinal and historian, son of the Marquis Alessandro Pallavicino of Parma.
Having taken holy orders in 1630, and joined the Society of Jesus in 1638, he successively taught philosophy and theology in the Collegium Romanum; as professor of theology he was a member of the congregation appointed by Innocent X to investigate the Jansenist heresy.
Pallavicino is chiefly known by his History of the Council of Trent.
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