Albert Le Mire, ecclesiastical historian, born at Brussels, 30 November,
1573; died at Antwerp, 19 October, 1640. He wa a canon of Antwerp Cathedral,
and in 1624 he became Dean of the chapter and Vicar-general of the diocese.
He has left thirty-nine vast works on profane, ecclesiastical, and monastic
history. See De Riddler's Aubert Le Mire, sa vie, sas écrits,
meémoire historique et critique, Paris, 1865.