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Catherine Cornaro
b.25 Nov 1454
d.10 Jul 1510
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Name Catherine Cornaro
Gender Female
Birth[1] 25 Nov 1454
Marriage Dec 1472 Famagusta, Cyprusto James II of Cyprus
Death[1] 10 Jul 1510


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Catherine Cornaro (Venetian: Catarina) (25 November 1454 – 10 July 1510) was Queen of Cyprus from 26 August 1474 to 26 February 1489 and declared a "Daughter of Saint Mark" in order that Venice could claim control of Cyprus after the death of her husband, James II ("James the Bastard").

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  1. 1.0 1.1 Catherine Cornaro, in Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia. (Online: Wikimedia Foundation, Inc.).