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Ottaviano Bon
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Date of Birth: 7 February 1552

Place of Birth: Venice

Date of Death: 19 December 1623

Place of Death: Venice


Ottaviano Bon was born on 7 February 1552 into one of the oldest and most aristocratic families in Venice, the second of 14 children. His father, Alessandro di Alvise, was politically active, but was also lucratively engaged in Venice’s maritime trade at a time when the number of Ve…

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Dursteler, Eric, “Ottaviano Bon”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 08 July 2020 <>

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