ailly, pierre d’

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ailly, pierre d’ - Ailly, pierre d’ (1350-1419);
ailly, pierre d’ - French theologian and philosopher. Born at Compiegne, he became chancellor of Paris University in 1389, bishop of Cambrai in 1396, and cardinal in 1411 Known as the Hammer of Heretics, he presided as papal legate at the council of Constance. From one of his works, Imago Mundi, Columbus was inspired to seek a western passage to Asia. As a philosopher, he was a nominalist.

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