Benedictine Basilian monk at Cerchiara, Calabria, Italy. Fled to Rome, Italy to escape invading Saracens. There he met and befriended Emperor Otto III who invited him to Germany and built for him a Benedictine abbey at Burtscheid near Aachen.
- “Saint Gregory of Burtscheid“. CatholicSaints.Info. 31 October 2010. Web. 29 May 2015. <>