1079-1142
Pierre Abelard
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1079, Le Pallet (near Nantes), France.

April 21, 1142, Cluniac priory, St. Marcel-sur-Saône, France.

Père Lachaise Cemetery, Paris, France.

Abelard’s birth name was Pierre du Pallet. He took the surname Abelard while in college. He was a well known philosopher and writer of the Middle Ages.

  1. Mittit ad Virginem
  2. O Quanta Qualia
  3. Ornarun Terram Germina
  4. Tuba Domini, Paule, Maxima