We heard that the Pope had made six cardinals, who were as follows: two French, one Milanese, two of his nephews, and one Florentine, son of Lorenzo de' Medici.(1) Thank God! It is a great honour to our city in general, and in particular to his father and his house.
(1) Giovanni de' Medici, who later became Pope Leo X.
We heard that the Pope had made some new cardinals.