Who's Who in the Viking Age
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Wulfstan Lupus

LifeWulfstan II, Wulfstan of York
? – 28 May 1023
Familyunknown, probably East Anglia.
Events996, bishop of London.
1002, Archbishop of York, bishop of Worcester.
1005, starts drafting law codes for Æthelred II.
1014, his famous ‘Sermon of Wolf to the English’.
1016, appoints a successor for the bishopric of Worcester. Continues drafting law codes now for Cnut the Great.
Sources: Britannica, ODNB.

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