Born: 955 AD
Died: 1010 AD, at 55 years of age.

Nationality: English
Categories: Monks

963-984 - Aelfric had his education at the Benedictine Old Minster at Winchester.


987 - Became a monk at Cerne Abbas, Dorset.


990-992 - Wrote "Catholic Homilies" which was written in Old English.


993-998 - Wrote the "Lives of the Saints", a compilation of sermons that was translated in Latin.


1005 - Became the first abbot of Eynsham, Oxford.

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