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Italian author, playwright, poet, satirist, and blackmailerwd:Q296272
country of citizenship:
Republic of Venice
occupation: poet, writer, playwright, journalist
Pietro Aretino (US: , Italian: [ˈpjɛːtro areˈtiːno]; 19 or 20 April 1492 – 21 October 1556) was an Italian author, playwright, poet, satirist and blackmailer, who wielded influence on contemporary art and politics.
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