Angilbert , Abbott de Ste-Riquier
b.bet abt 0750 and 0775 Ponthieu, France
d.16 Aug 0814
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Saint Angilbert (b. abt. 760 d. 18 February 814) was a Frank who served Charlemagne as a diplomat, abbot, poet and semi-son-in-law. He was of noble Frankish parentage, and educated at the palace school in Aquae Grani (Aachen) under Alcuin. He is venerated as a saint, on the day of his death—18 February.