Posts Tagged ‘Desiderius Erasmus Roterodamus’

September 4

As part of a four or five day visit to the Italian city of Turin on September 4, 1506, Desiderius Erasmus Roterodamus, a few weeks prior to his forty-first birthday, received the degree of Doctor of Theology. Erasmus had received his bachelor’s degree in Paris in 1498 and had hoped to secure the doctorate at [...]