Founder of the Carthusian Monks.
Expelled from Rheims after accusing the Archbishop of selling privileges, he opted for the quiet life at Chartreuse.
But he went on to build the monastery which came to known as ‘La Grand Chartreuse’, from which the word Charterhouse evolved.
The place is also famous for the green and yellow Chartreuse liqueurs still produced. If you try them both you will never be able to make up your mind and will have to alternate.
St. Bruno Facts and Figures
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Alternative names: BRUNO-OF-COLOGNE
Birth and Death Dates: 1030-1101
Celebration or Feast Day: October 6th
Role: Unknown at present
Good/Evil Rating: Unknown at present
Popularity index: 87
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Article last updated on April 07, 2019 by the Godchecker data dwarves.
Editors: Peter J. Allen, Chas Saunders
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