Alessandro Farnese

Alessandro Farnese may refer to:

  • Pope Paul III (1468–1549), Roman Catholic Bishop of Rome
  • Alessandro Farnese (cardinal) (1520–1589), Paul's grandson, Roman Catholic bishop and cardinal-nephew
  • Alessandro Farnese, Duke of Parma and Piacenza (1545–1592), Paul's great-grandson
  • Alexander Farnese, Prince of Parma (1635–1689), governor of the Habsburg Netherlands

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