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Lucrezia Borgia – More Sinned Against than Sinner

The name Lucrezia Borgia conjures up images of a harlot killing her enemies via use of a poison ring, committing incest with her father and brother. But the truth is, this image is one that has been pushed on us … Continue reading

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18th April 1480 – Lucrezia Borgia Is Born.

Today in history, one of the Renaissance’s most notorious and vilified women was born. Lucrezia Borgia, daughter of the future Pope Alexander VI and Vanozza Cattanei, was born at the fortress of Subiaco just outside Rome. The reasoning behind being … Continue reading

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