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Campeggio, Lorenzo

(ca. 1474–1539). Ordained priest 1510 after death of his wife; bp. Feltre 1512; nuncio at imperial court 1513–17; cardinal 1517; papal legate to Eng. 1518; sent to Ger. to enforce Edict of Worms*; abp. Bologna; leader at Regensburg 1524; at Augsburg with Charles V* 1530, where he tried to bribe Melanchthon.*


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