Pious and well-educated poet and scholar. While on pilgrimage to Rome, Italy in 816 with Andrew the Scot he was stopped in Tuscany and was compelled to become bishop of Fiesoli, Italy. Known his solicitous hospitality to pilgrims.
- Book of Saints, by the Monks of Ramsgate
- Catholic Online
- Kirken i Norge
- Lives of the Saints, by Father Alban Butler
- Our Sunday Visitor’s Encyclopedia of Saints
- “Saint Donatus of Fiesoli“. Saints.SQPN.com. 22 October 2013. Web. 5 December 2013. <>