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Isidore of Seville – (c.560-636 AD) – Spanish historian and saint
Isidore was archbishop of Seville and was considered to be the most learned man of his time. He was notable for organizing the Council of Seville in 618 and that of Toledo in 633, at which the fundamental principles of the constitutional law of Spain were worked out. He collected the decrees of the councils and other church laws made before his time and put them in a great encyclopaedia, which also contained a vast amount of information about many other scientific, religious and historical things. He was a prolific and learned writer.
Isidore of Seville