Event: Appointment/consecration/elevation/ordination of kingLeo 2.anointing of Alfred 8
||Leo 2, consecrating Alfred 8 in Rome, anointed him as king.
Primary Source Info
||... Leo ... Ælfredum oppido ordinans unxit in regem ...
|Date from Source
||In the same year [sc. 853].
*This event may not necessarily have taken place in 853 as we are not told when Alfred 8 returned from Rome.
Persons associated with this Event:
(IV, pope, 847-855)
(the Great, king of the Anglo-Saxons, 871-899)
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