II JULIUS

Birth and Life

Julius II

pope

Date of birth 5. 12. 1443
Country of birth Italy

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Death

Date of death 21. 2. 1513
Cemetery Basilica di San Pietro in Vincoli, Rome, Italy
GPS coordinates of the cemetery 41.9027835, 12.4963655

Note:
Statue of Moses on his grave is by Michelangelo (do I need to tell you this?)

Summary from Wikipedia

Pope Julius II commissioned the rebuilding of St. Peter's Basilica, Michelangelo's decoration and full-scale painting of the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel, and his discerning eye in hiring the artist Raphael as a young man brought numerous improvements to the Vatican.[5]

Author of contribution: Janez, published 15. 9. 2015

Images of the grave

Location of the cemetery

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