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Isidore, of Kiev, approximately 1385-1463


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    • Isidorus, Metropolitan of Kiev and All Rus, approximately 1385-1463
    • Isidoro, il cardinale ruteno, approximately 1385-1463
    • Isidorus, Cardinal, approximately 1385-1463
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    • found: Isidore, of Kiev. Isidorus Arch. Kioviensis et Totius Russiae Sermones inter Concilium Florentinum conscripti, 1971:title page (Isidorus Arch. Kioviensis et Totius Russiae) page vii (Isidorus; probably born at Monembasia in the Peloponnese between 1380 and 1390; studied in Constantinople; consecrated Metropolitan of Kiev and All Rus in 1436) page viii (died April 27, 1463)
    • found: Scritti d'Isidoro il cardinale ruteno, 1926:title page (Isidoro il cardinale ruteno [i.e. the Ruthenian cardinal, Ruthenia being an old name for the Ukraine])
    • found: OCLC, October 27, 2017(access point: Isidorus, Cardinal, -1463)
    • found: New Catholic encyclopedia. Second edition:volume 7, pages 600-601 (Isidore of Kiev; humanist, Greek cardinal, and promoter of the union of Florence; born at Monembasia, Greece, circa 1385; died at Rome; was consecrated Metropolitan of Kiev and all Russia in 1436; attended the Council of Ferrara-Florence, arriving there in mid-August, 1438; created cardinal by Pope Eugene IV on December 18, 1439; he was appointed Greek patriarch on April 20, 1459, after resigning all his offices except the bishopric of Moscow (1458))
    • found: Gill, Joseph. Personalities of the Council of Florence, 1965:page 76 (Isidore of Kiev; his health gave way on April 1, 1461, and he died on April 27, 1463)
    • found: Dictionnaire d'histoire et de géographie ecclésiastiques. Tome 26, 1997:columns 197-201 (Isidore, de Kiev; died at Rome on April 27, 1463)
    • found: MoSU files(death date of April 27, 1463, predominates in the sources. The alternative death date of May 27, 1464, is found in the New Catholic encyclopedia only (1967 edition; reprinted unchanged in Second edition, 2003)
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