Orlando Bandinelli Date of Birth: Approximately 1100 Place of Birth: Siena Date of Death: 30 August 1181 Place of Death: Cività Castellana
Orlando Bandinelli studied law at Bologna, where he then taught canon law (1139-42). He became canon in Pisa, then in 1150 cardinal deacon. He was a close advisor to Pope Hadrian IV (1154-59). At Hadrian’s death, a majority of cardinals elected Orlando as…
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