Name: Helie de Besse
Change Date: 5 JAN 2011
Niece of Pope Clement VI.
Sister of Nicolas de Besse, of Limoges, Cardinal Deacon of S. Maria in Via Lata. (d. 5 Nov 1369) - one of the many ?cardinal nephews?.
The practice of creating cardinal-nephews originated in the Middle Ages, and reached its apex during the 16th and 17th centuries.The word nepotism originally referred specifically to this practice, when it appeared in the English language about 1669.
Father: Nicolas or Guillaume de Besse
Mother: Almodis de Rogier
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