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Pape Alexander VI, born Roderic Llançol i de Borja (Valencian pronunciation: [roðeˈɾiɡ ʎanˈsɔɫ i ðe ˈβɔɾdʒa], Spaingie: Rodrigo Lanzol y de Borja [roˈðɾiɣo lanˈθol i ðe ˈβorxa]; 1 Januar 1431 – 18 August 1503), wis Pape frae 11 August 1492 till his daith.

Pape
Alexander VI
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Installed11 August 1492
Term endit18 August 1503
PredecessorInnocent VIII
SuccessorPius III
Orders
Ordination1468[1]
Consecration30 October 1471
Creatit Cardinal17 September 1456
bi Callixtus III
Personal details
Birth nameRoderic Llançol i de Borja (Rodrigo Borgia)
Born1 Januar 1431(1431-01-01)
Xàtiva, Kinrick o Valencie, Croun o Aragon
Died18 August 1503(1503-08-18) (aged 72)
Roum, Papal States
BuriedSanta Maria in Monserrato degli Spagnoli, Roum
NaitionalityAragonese
DenominationCatholic (Roman Rite)
Parents
Bairns
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  1. Pape Alexander VI anly recognised fower bairns as his: Cesare, Giovanni, Lucrezia, an Gioffre. Some, includin Christopher Hibbert, recognise up tae sax mair: Girolama (or Jeronima), Isabella, Pier Luigi (or Pedro Luis), Bernardo, Ottaviano, an Laura. (Christopher Hibbert, 2008, The Borgias and Their Enemies. Harcourt, Inc. ISBN 978-0-15-101033-2)

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