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