Biography of Abad de Cluny y Santo Hugo (1024-1109)

Abbot of Cluny; He/She was born in 1024, and died in 1109. He/She was the son of Enrique III Emperor Godfather, Alfonso King of Spain, of the Popes León IX, Víctor II, Esteban X, Alejandro II and Gregorio VII, and legacy of the latter. During his administration he/she came to such a degree of splendour the Abbey of Cluny, which came under its jurisdiction have up to ten thousand monks. He/She left some letters and several works of piety.