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William Tyndale
Birth: 1490
Death: Oct. 6, 1536

Driving force behind the first translation of the Bible into English. The epitaph reads: "William Tyndale, who suffered martyrdom under Spanish rule on October 6, 1536, was strangled and burnt at Vilvorde. Among his last words were these: 'Lord, open the eyes of the King of England.' This prayer was answered within a year by the issue under royal authority, of the whole Bible in English." (bio by: Mike Reed) 

Cause of death: Strangled and Burned
 
Burial:
William Tyndale Park
Vilvoorde
Flemish Brabant (Vlaams-Brabant), Belgium
 
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Originally Created by: Mike Reed
Record added: Oct 24, 2001
Find A Grave Memorial# 5888281
William Tyndale
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William Tyndale
Added by: Mike Reed
 
William Tyndale
Added by: Mike Reed
 
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