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Fra' Adrien de Wignacourt (1618 – 4 February 1697) was the 63rd Prince and Grand Master of the Order of Malta from 1690 to 1697.[1]

Adrien de Wignacourt
Adrien de Wignacourt.jpg
Grand Master of the Order of Saint John
In office
24 July 1690 – 4 February 1697
MonarchKing Charles III
Preceded byGregorio Carafa
Succeeded byRamon Perellos y Roccaful
Personal details
Born1618
France
Died4 February 1697
Malta
Resting placeSt. John's Co-Cathedral
NationalityFrench
Military service
AllegianceSovereign Military Order of Malta Order of Saint John

He was the nephew of Fra Alof de Wignacourt. He was elected Grand Master after the death of Fra Gregorio Carafa in 1690.

He died in 1697[2] and was succeeded by Fra Ramon Perellos.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "The 79 Grand Masters" (web). orderofmalta.int. Retrieved December 26, 2017.
  2. ^ Denaro, Victor F. (1959). Houses in Kingsway and Old Bakery Street, Valletta Archived 2015-11-17 at the Wayback Machine. Melita historica. Journal of the Malta Historical Society. 2 (4). p. 2015.

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Preceded by
Gregorio Carafa
Grand Master of the Knights Hospitaller
1690–1697
Succeeded by
Ramon Perellos y Roccaful