Venerable Bede (ca.672-735)

Death: 25th May 735
Location: Durham Cathedral, Durham, Northumbria, England
Photo taken by: Robin Widdison
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English Benedictine monk and author. His works are scientific, historical and theological but his most famous work is Historia ecclesiastica gentis Anglorum / The Ecclesiastical History of the English People.
He was buried at Jarrow monastery but his remains were later transfered to the Galilee Chapel in Durham Cathedral.