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Borghese

(bōrgā`zā), Roman noble family, originally of Siena. It produced one pope, Paul VPaul V,
1552–1621, pope (1605–21), a Roman named Camillo Borghese; successor of Leo XI. He was created cardinal (1596) by Clement VIII and was renowned for his knowledge of canon law.
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, several cardinals, and many prominent citizens. The Borghese were noted patrons of arts and letters. Scipione Cardinal Borghese built the fine Villa Borghese in Rome. Camillo Borghese, a general under Napoleon I, married his sister Pauline BonaparteBonaparte
, Ital. Buonaparte , family name of Napoleon I, emperor of the French. Parentage

Napoleon's father, Carlo Buonaparte, 1746–85, a petty Corsican nobleman, was a lawyer in Ajaccio.
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Scipione Caffarelli Borghese (1577 -- 1633) became one of the wealthiest men of his time after his uncle, Camillo Borghese was elected Pope Paul V in 1605 and appointed him to cardinal and head of the Vatican's governmental affairs.
The couple, who have a daughter together, announced they were getting married after ex-5ive star Ritchie proposed in Rome's Villa Borghese Gardens in October.
The cabinets date back to around 1625, and are thought to have been commissioned by the wealthy Borghese family in Rome.
From up here you have a real sense of the whole city, from the distant umbrella pines of Villa Borghese to the dome of the synagogue in the Jewish Ghetto.
Bocchi was also the leader of the Accademia Bocciana, which was sponsored by two avid collectors and patrons of the arts, Cardinal Alessandro Farnese (1520-89), the nephew of the Farnese Pope Paul III, and Cardinal Scipione Caffarelli Borghese (1577-1633).
In 1607 Cardinal Scipione Borghese decided that he had to possess Raphael's The Entombment, painted too years earlier for the Baglioni Chapel in the convent of San Francesco, Perugia.
Rome was Britain's first points-scoring show of the campaign, and they were led to a stylish victory at Villa Borghese by Michael Whitaker, John Whitaker, Holly Gillott and Robert Whitaker.
and was purchased from the developer, Borghese Logistics, which completed construction of the building in October 2014.
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Although the quake reportedly caused buildings to sway in locations as far as Mexico City, hotel staff at Oaxaca's Palacio Borghese told NBC News that they did not feel it.
6 ( ANI ): A delicate pair of slippers, which were sitting unnoticed in a Scottish University's collection for more than a century, may have belonged to Napoleon Bonaparte's youngest sister, Princess Pauline Borghese, according to researchers.