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Antonio de Sosa
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Antonio de Sousa, el Doctor Sosa

Date of Birth: Approximately 1538

Place of Birth: Portugal

Date of Death: 1587

Place of Death: Agrigento, Sicily


Born in Portugal, Antonio de Sosa obtained a doctorate in theology and a degree in canon and civil law at an unknown Iberian university, possibly Coimbra. Around 1557, he was professed in the Augustinian Order in Portugal, and soon after he was ordai…

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Garcés, María Antonia, “Antonio de Sosa”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 01 October 2020 <>

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