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The Venerable Bede was ...
Bede spent much of his life at Jarrow monastery
His is most famous for his 'An Ecclesiastical History of the English People
This Day in British History
28 April, 1376
Opening of the 'Good Parliament'
John of Gaunt presided over the Parliament, which tried royal officials for embezzlement and dismissed the king's mistress, Alice Perrers