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Pedro Ramírez de Alba, Pedro de Alba (or Alva)
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Pedro Ramiro de Alba

Date of Birth: Approximately 1480

Place of Birth: Alba de Tormes (Salamanca)

Date of Death: 21 June 1528

Place of Death: Granada

Biography

It is thought that Pedro’s parents knew Hernando de Talavera, Archbishop of Granada, and that they sent Pedro to live in his house. It is possible that he was a sacristan in the Church of Santa Fe, Granada, when Hernando de Talavera send him to stu…

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Resines, Luis, “Pedro Ramírez de Alba, Pedro de Alba (or Alva)”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 17 October 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2451-9537_cmrii_COM_26343>
First published online: 2015



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