Aelfheah

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Born: 954 AD
Died: 1012 AD, at 58 years of age.

Nationality: English
Categories: Bishops


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.
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