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Richard, of Wallingford, 1292-1336

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Personal name headingRichard, of Wallingford, 1292-1336
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Variant(s)Richard, of Wallingford, Abbot of Saint Albans
Richard, von Wallingford, 1292-1336
Richardus, de Sancto Albano, 1292-1336
Richardus, de Walingfordia, 1292-1336
Richardus, Sancti Albani Abbas, 1292-1336
Richardus, Valingofordus, 1292-1336
Richardus, Walinford, 1292-1336
Richardus, Walingforde, 1292-1336
Richardus, Walynforde, 1292-1336
Richardus, Walyngforde, 1292-1336
Richardus, Walyngforth, 1292-1336
Wallingford, Richard of, 1292-1336
Wallingford, Richard von, 1292-1336
Wallingfordus, Richardus, 1292-1336
Biography/History noteBenedictine abbot of Saint Albans, known for his texts on astronomy and mathematics
LocatedSt. Albans (England) Oxford (England)
Birth date1292
Death date1336-05-23
Field of activityMonasticism and religious orders Mathematics Astronomy
AffiliationBenedictines University of Oxford
Found inGod's clockmaker, 2005: t.p. (Richard of Wallingford) jkt. (mathematician, 1292-1336; educated at Oxford; monk and then abbot of St. Albans)
J. D. North, "Wallingford, Richard," Oxford Dictionary of National Biography (online), viewed on April 24, 2024 ( abbot of St Albans and astronomer; attended Oxford; wrote on trigonometry, astrological treatises, treatise on the albion, some ecclesiastical writings; worked on an astronomical clock; died on 23 May 1336)
"Richardus, Wallingfordus," CERL Thesaurus (online), viewed on April 24, 2024 (Quadripartium de sinibus demonstratis; Engl. Mathematiker, Astronom und Abt von St. Alban; variants: Richard, von Wallingford; Richard, of Wallingford, Abbot; Richardus, Sancti Albani Abbas; Richardus, Valingofordus; Richardus, Walinford; Richardus, Walingforde; Richardus, Walynforde; Richardus, Walyngforde; Richardus, Walyngforth; Richardus, de Sancto Albano; Richardus, de Walingfordia; Wallingford, Richard of; Wallingford, Richard von; Wallingfordus, Richardus)