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Giovanni da Spilimbergo

He was born near the year 1380. Perhaps he was a disciple to Giovanni Conversini of Ravenna and Antonio da Perugia. He probably accomplished his education as a notary at Padua. His long teaching activity is chronologically...

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Gianfrancesco Banchieri, priest.

With his friend, the abbey Valentino Tonissi, Banchieri was probably the most prestigious representative of the ‘liberal’ clergy of Udine against the temporal power of the papacy, plainly favourable to the Italian union and...

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Gustav Friedrich Haenel, jurist

He was born at Leipzig in 1792 and was for long time a professor at the university of that city, where he devoted himself to the research and study of juridical manuscripts of the main European libraries, giving therefore his...

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Paul the Deacon

Well aware of the cultural, political and military superiority of the Franks, Paul the Deacon wanted to narrate the history of the Lombards and their passage from barbarity into civilisation so that the conquerors could know and...

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Gian Domenico Guerra, historian

As his monumental work was being drawn out, its writer was rewarded a reputation of an authoritative scholar. The Otium Foroiuliense has been consulted by the major experts of Friulian history and is still nowadays a precious...

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Bernhard Bischoff, philologist

He was born at Altendorf in 1906, and since 1953 he had the chair of Medieval Latin Philology at the University of Munich. The highest representative of Ludwig Traube’s and Paul Lehmann’s philological-palaeographical school...

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Egbert of Trier, Archbishop of Trier

He was the son of Dietrich II of Holland and Hildegarde of Flanders, a daughter of count Arnulf I. After accomplishing his education in Egmond Abbey, in 976 Egbert became the chancellor of emperor Otto II who appointed him...

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Eberhard, Margrave of Friuli

His personality outstands not only from the political, but also and, above all, from the cultural viewpoint, and therefore he turns out to be a real exception in comparison with the majority of the other, noble and non-noble...

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Hrodgaud, Duke of Friuli

The ultimate Lombard resistance to Charlemagne’s Franks is owed to Hrodgaud. His end in a battle in 776 marked the final decline of the Lombard reign also in the eastern territories of the peninsula and was traumatic for the...