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Fra' Gregorio Carafa
was the 62th Prince
The term Prince of the Church is nowadays used nearly exclusively for Catholic Cardinals. However the term is historically more important as a generic term for clergymen whose offices hold the secular rank and privilege of a prince or are considered its equivalent...
and Grand Master of the Order of Malta from 1680 to 1690.
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by birth, he was elected Grand Master after the death of Nicolas Cotoner
Fra' Nicolas Cotoner was the 61st Prince and Grand Master of the Order of Malta, between 1663 and 1680...
. He is buried in the Italian Chapel in the Co-Cathedral of St. John, Valletta
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