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Thomas à Kempis
  • Name: Thomas à Kempis
  • Died: 07/25/1471
  • Born: 1380
  • Occupation: Canon regular, author, scribe
  • Known for: The Imitation of Christ

Thomas à Kempis (c. 1380 – 25 July 1471; German: Thomas von Kempen; Dutch: Thomas van Kempen) was a German-Dutch canon regular of the late medieval period and the author of The Imitation of Christ, one of the most popular and best known Christian devotional books. His name means “Thomas of Kempen”, Kempen being his home town.

Alias: Thomas von Kempen, Thomas Hemerken

Birth Place: Kempen, Prince-Archbishopric of Cologne, Holy Roman Empire

Death Place: Zwolle, Bishopric of Utrecht, Holy Roman Empire

Source: Wikipedia

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