952–1028

Introduction

Born: Cir­ca 952, prob­ab­ly in ei­ther Rome, It­a­ly, or in Gard, France.

Died: Ap­ril 10, 1028, Chartres, France.

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Biography

Fulbert was ed­u­cat­ed in Reims un­der Gerbert, who lat­er be­came Pope Syl­ves­ter II.

In 990, Ful­bert opened a school in Chartres which drew schol­ars from all ov­er Europe. He al­so served as chan­cel­lor of the church of Chartres, trea­sur­er of St. Hi­la­ry’s at Poi­ti­ers, and in 1007, be­came Bishop of Chartres.

Works

His col­lect­ed works were pub­lished in Pa­ris in 1608.

Sources

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