Aelred of Rievaulx

1110 - 1167

Aelred of Rievaulx

Aelred of Rievaulx (Latin: Aelredus Riaevallensis); also Ailred, Ælred, and Æthelred; (1110 – 12 January 1167) was an English Cistercian monk, abbot of Rievaulx from 1147 until his death, and known as a writer. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Aelred of Rievaulx has received more than 95,763 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 2,299th most popular writer.

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Among writers, Aelred of Rievaulx ranks 2,296 out of 4,883Before him are Elmore Leonard, Jean Paulhan, Subh-i-Azal, Avraham Stern, Hamdallah Mustawfi, and Maciej Kazimierz Sarbiewski. After him are Lois Lowry, Lawrence Block, Jurji Zaydan, Alois Jirásek, Robert de Clari, and Howard Fast.

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Among people born in 1110, Aelred of Rievaulx ranks 16Before him are Bertha of Sulzbach, John Tzetzes, Abraham ibn Daud, Odo de St Amand, Düsum Khyenpa, 1st Karmapa Lama, and Boril of Bulgaria. After him are Rostislav I of Kiev, Alice of Antioch, Antipope Paschal III, and Diarmait Mac Murchada. Among people deceased in 1167, Aelred of Rievaulx ranks 5Before him are Empress Matilda, Abraham ibn Ezra, Charles VII of Sweden, and Frederick IV, Duke of Swabia. After him is Rostislav I of Kiev.

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Among people born in United Kingdom, Aelred of Rievaulx ranks 1,684 out of 5,347Before him are John Pell (1611), Richard Long (1945), Michelle Fairley (1964), Sylvia Pankhurst (1882), John Jellicoe, 1st Earl Jellicoe (1859), and Arthur Phillip (1738). After him are Chas Chandler (1938), Thomas Arnold (1795), Roger Scruton (1944), William Hartnell (1908), Tom Courtenay (1937), and John Badham (1939).