Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500

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Fulcher of Chartres
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Fulcherius Carnotensis

Date of Birth: 1058 or 1059

Place of Birth: Northern France; probably the Chartrain or Orléanais

Date of Death: 1127 or 1128

Place of Death: Probably Jerusalem


Fulcher of Chartres was born in 1058 or 1059, probably in or near Chartres in northern France. He may have been a member of the cathedral clergy at Chartres and could have known the reformer Bishop Ivo (1090-1115), but…

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Bull, Marcus, “Fulcher of Chartres”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 18 October 2019 <>
First published online: 2010

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