Martyn was born on 20th December 1899 in Cardiff. He was the second of three academically bright boys. His older brother, Harold, died during the 1918 influenza pandemic while his younger sibling, Vincent, went on to become a High Court judge.
C. S. Lewis was born on 29 November 1898
Wycliffe died of natural causes at the age of 64. After his death, Wycliffe was declared a heretic by the Roman Catholic Church in 1415,…
Laymen began preaching Wycliffe's ideas in English. They were derided as mumblers ('Lollards') by opponents.