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1500 ca1555, Oct 16
an English Bishop of London (the only bishop called "Bishop of London and Westminster"). Ridley was burned at the stake as one of the Oxford Martyrs during the Marian Persecutions for his teachings and his support of Lady Jane Grey. He is remembered with a commemoration in the calendar of saints in some parts of the Anglican Communion on 16 October.
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09/30/1555-Oxford Bishop Nicholas Ridley sentenced to death as a heretic
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