William of Wykeham
William of Wykeham
Bishop of Winchester and Chancellor of England (1324-1404)

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  • William of Wykeham — Infobox bishopbiog name =William of Wykeham religion =Catholic See =Diocese of Winchester Title = Bishop of Winchester Period = 1366 ndash;1404 Predecessor = William Edington Successor =Henry Cardinal Beaufort ordination =1362 bishops = post =… …   Wikipedia

  • William of Wykeham — noun English prelate and statesman; founded a college at Oxford and Winchester College in Winchester; served as chancellor of England and bishop of Winchester (1324 1404) • Syn: ↑Wykeham • Instance Hypernyms: ↑archpriest, ↑hierarch, ↑high priest …   Useful english dictionary

  • William of Wykeham — (1324–1404)    Bishop and Educator.    William was born in Wickham in Hampshire. He had an important public career, becoming Bishop of Winchester in 1366 and Chancellor of England in 1367. Although he was deprived of the Chancellorship in 1371… …   Who’s Who in Christianity

  • William of Wykeham — (1324–1404) the bishop of Winchester(1) from 1367 to 1404. He is best remembered for establishing Winchester(2) College, whose pupils are still called Wykehamists. * * * …   Universalium

  • William de Wykeham — Portrait contemporain de William de Wykeham Biographie Naissance 1320 à Wickham (Hampshire) Ordination sacerdotale 1362 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • William von Wykeham — (* 1324 in Wickham, Hampshire; † 27. September 1404 in Winchester) war ein englischer Politiker und Bischof von Winchester. Leben Wykeham war der Sohn armer Bauern und wurde in Wincester erzogen. 1347 …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Wykeham, William of — ▪ English prelate and statesman Wykeham also spelled  Wickham   born 1324, Wickham, Hampshire, Eng. died Sept. 27, 1404, Bishops Waltham, Hampshire  English prelate and statesman, the founder of Winchester College and of New College, Oxford.… …   Universalium

  • WYKEHAM, WILLIAM OF —    bishop of Winchester, born in Hampshire of humble parentage; was patronised by the governor of Winchester Castle and introduced by him to Edward III., who employed him to superintend the rebuilding of Windsor Castle, and by and by made him… …   The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

  • William Wykeham — William de Wykeham William de Wykeham (1320 27 septembre 1404) fut un prélat et homme d État anglais. Portrait contemporain de William de Wykeham Né à Wickham dans le Hampshire, il fut successivement intendant des constructions royales d Édouard… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Wykeham — William von Wykeham William von Wykeham (* 1324 in Wickham, Hampshire; † 27. September 1404 in Winchester) war ein englischer Politiker und Bischof von Winchester. Leben Wykeham war der Sohn armer Bauern und wurde in Wincester erzogen. 1347 wurde …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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