Pietro Grimani

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Pietro Grimani (born Venice, October 5, 1677 – died there March 7, 1752) was a Venetian statesman who served as the 115th Doge of Venice from June 30, 1741 until his death. Grimani was a cultured and learned man, who wrote poetry and counted among his acquaintances Isaac Newton, who he had met while serving as a diplomat in England. He was succeeded as Doge by Francesco Loredan.


This article incorporates information from the equivalent article on the Italian Wikipedia.
Political offices
Preceded by
Alvise Pisani
Doge of Venice
Succeeded by
Francesco Loredan