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August 18

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Ago 18
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On this day in 1276 Pope Adrian V (Ottobuono Fieschi) died in Viterbo, Italy.  He was sent to England in 1265 by Pope Clement IV to mediate between Henry III of England and his barons, and to preach the Crusades; he remained there for several years as the papal legate, serving from 1265 to 1268.
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