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us: William, of Tyre, Archbishop of Tyre, approximately 1130-approximately 1190


  • [William of Tyre was the 12th-century author of a history about the Latin Kingdom of Jerusalem during the time of the Crusades.]
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    • us: Guilelmus, Tyrius, Archbishop of Tyre, approximately 1130-approximately 1190
    • us: Guillaume, de Tyr, Archbishop of Tyre, approximately 1130-approximately 1190
    • us: Tyr, Guillaume de, approximately 1130-approximately 1190
    • us: Tyre, William of, approximately 1130-approximately 1190
    • us: Tyrus, Wilhelm von, approximately 1130-approximately 1190
    • us: Tyrus, Willem van, approximately 1130-approximately 1190
    • us: Wilhelm, von Tyrus, Archbishop of Tyre, approximately 1130-approximately 1190
    • us: Willelmus, Tyrensis, Archbishop of Tyre, approximately 1130-approximately 1190
    • us: Willem, van Tyrus, Archbishop of Tyre, approximately 1130-approximately 1190
    • us: William II, Archbishop of Tyre, approximately 1130-approximately 1190
    • us: وليم الصوري
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1130~
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 1190~
    • Birth Place

        Jerusalem
    • Gender

        male
    • Associated Language

        lat
    • Occupation

        (lcsh) Historians
    • Earlier Established Forms

        Guilelmus, Abp. of Tyre, ca. 1130-ca. 1190 William, of Tyre, Archbishop of Tyre, ca. 1130-ca. 1190
    • Sources

      • found: Godeffroy of Boloyne, or, The siege and conqueste of Jerusalem, 1893: title page (William, Archbishop of Tyre)
      • found: Encyclopedia Britannica, 15th ed.: v. 12, p. 678 (William of Tyre, b. ca. 1130, d. 1185)
      • found: Encyclopedia Americana, 2006: v. 28, p. 786 (William of Tyre, born ca. 1130, died 1184/1190, archbishop of Tyre, 1175)
      • found: New Catholic encyclopedia, 1967: v. 14, p. 940 (William of Tyre, born in Jerusalem, ca. 1130; died ca. 1187; consecrated archbishop of Tyre on June 6, 1175)
      • found: Willelmus Tyrensis Archiepiscopus, Chronicon, 1986: title page (Willelmus Tyrensis Archiepiscopus) p. facing title page (Willelmi Tyrensis Archiepiscopi Chronicon) p. 7 (Guillaume de Tyr; d. 1186)
      • found: Edbury, P. W. William of Tyre, historian of the Latin East, 1988: title page (William of Tyre) page 1 (author of Historia rerum in partibus transmarinis gestarum, a history of the Latin Kingdom of Jerusalem)
    • General Notes

      • [William of Tyre was the 12th-century author of a history about the Latin Kingdom of Jerusalem during the time of the Crusades.]
    • Editorial Notes

      • [Machine-derived non-Latin script reference project.]
      • [Non-Latin script reference not evaluated.]
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      • 1980-07-18: new
      • 2013-05-04: revised
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