Guillaume de Grimoard

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French pope from 1362 to 1370 who tried to reestablish the papacy in Rome but in 1367 returned to Avignon hoping to end the war between France and England


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BRIDGET OF SWEDEN(1302-1373), wife, mother, and church reformer: She warned Pope Urban V that if he left Rome to set up headquarters in France, "he will be struck such a blow that his teeth will shake in his mouth, his sight will be darkened, and his limbs tremble." He refused her message and died in France three months later.