Cardinal Campeggio entertained at Otford

1518 AD

Campeggio was sent to England by Pope Leo X on the ostensible business of arranging a crusade against the Turks.

He arrived in England on 23rd July 1518 and held a subordinate position to Cardinal Wolsey.  detailed description of the life and times of Cardinal Campeggio can be found in The Luminarium Encyclopaedia Project: England under the Tudors.