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Aelfheah

Born: 9540 AD
Died: 1012 AD
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954   – Born in Weston, Somerset.

984   – He was appointed, through Dunstan’s influence, to the Bishopric of Winchester.

1006 – He succeeded Aelfric as Archbishop of Canterbury.

1011 – He was captured and kept in prison for seven months.

1012 – He was murdered in Greenwich, London on the 19th of April.

1078 – He was canonised.