William Broke

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William Broke (or Brook) was an English 16th-century college head and university vice-chancellor at the University of Oxford.[1]

Broke was a Doctor of Decretals and a Warden of All Souls College, Oxford between 1504–24.[2] In 1520, Broke was appointed Vice-Chancellor of Oxford University.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Appendix 6: Vice-Chancellors of the University". The Encyclopaedia of Oxford. 1988. pp. 523–526. 
  2. ^ "All Souls College". A History of the County of Oxford. Volume 3: The University of Oxford. 1954. pp. 173–193. Retrieved 25 April 2013. 
  3. ^ Wood, Anthony (1790). "Fasti Oxonienses". The History and Antiquities of the Colleges and Halls in the University of Oxford. Google Books. p. 77. 

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Academic offices
Preceded by
Thomas Hobbes
Warden of All Souls College
1504–1524
Succeeded by
John Cole
Preceded by
Richard Duck
Vice-Chancellor of the University of Oxford
1520–1520
Succeeded by
Richard Benger