Alphonse-Louis du Plessis de Richelieu
He was educated at the Collège de Navarre. He refused the position of bishop of Luçon, practically in the gift of his family. He joined the Carthusian Order in 1606, and became prior of Bonpas, Caumont-sur-Durance. His harsh censorship drove Renė Descartes out of France.
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- The Cardinals of the Holy Roman Church - Consistories of the 17th Century