Girolamo Savonarola

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Born: 21 September 1452

Died: 23 May 1498


Girolamo Savonarola was an Italian Dominican friar: following the invasion of Florence by Charles VIII of France in 1494, and the overthrow of the ruling Medici family, he set up a republic in the city. He was excommunicated by Pope Alexander VI on May 13, 1497, and executed the following year.

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