Geboortehuis van Paus Adriaan / Birthplace of Pope Adrian Historical

Geboortehuis van Paus Adriaan / Birthplace of Pope Adrian Historical (HM1W7D)

Location: Utrecht, Utrecht 3511 VE Utrecht
Country: Netherlands

N 52° 5.206', E 5° 7.308'

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In 1459 werd in een huisje in de Brandstraat Adriaan Florisz Boeyens geboren. Die woning is in 1675 bij dit huis getrokken. Adriaan, zoon van een scheepstimmerman, studeerde theologie en werd in 1490 hoogleraar in Leuven. Van 1507 tot 1515 was hij een van de leermeesters van Karet V. in 1522 - hij is dan kardinaal en stad-houder van Karet V in Spanje - wordt hij tot paus gekozen. Hij noemt zich Adrianus Vl. Al in 1523 sterft hij. Het huis werd in 1868 verbouwd tot meisjesschool. De gevel is uit 1911.
[English translation:]
In 1459 Adriaan Florisz Boeyens was born in a house on Brandstraat. In 1675, that house was incorporated into this one. Adrian, the son of a carpenter, studied theology and became a professor at Louvain in 1490. From 1507 to 1515 he was one of the tutors of Charles V. In 1522 - he was then cardinal, as well as the Lord Lieutenant of Charles V of Spain - he was elected pope, choosing the name Adrian VI, but dying soon afterwards in 1523. In 1868 the house was converted into a school for girls. The facade is from 1911.
HM NumberHM1W7D
Placed ByThe ANWB
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Date Added Saturday, December 10th, 2016 at 1:01am PST -08:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)31U E 645372 N 5772812
Decimal Degrees52.08676667, 5.12180000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 52° 5.206', E 5° 7.308'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds52° 5' 12.36" N, 5° 7' 18.48" E
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Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling South
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 3 Brandstraat, Utrecht Utrecht 3511 VE, NL
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