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us: Damien, Saint, Father, 1840-1889


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  • Variants

    • us: Damiaan, Saint, Father, 1840-1889
    • us: Damián, Saint, Father, 1840-1889
    • us: Damião, Saint, padre, 1840-1889
    • us: Damien, of Molokai, Saint, Father, 1840-1889
    • us: De Veuster, Jozef, Saint, 1840-1889
    • us: Veuster, Damien de, Saint, 1840-1889
    • us: Veuster, Joseph de, Saint, 1840-1889
    • us: Veuster, Jozef de, Saint, 1840-1889
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        18400103Wikipedia WWW site, Oct. 22, 2012
    • Source

        Wikipedia WWW site, Oct. 22, 2012
    • Death Date

        18890415Wikipedia WWW site, Oct. 22, 2012
    • Source

        Wikipedia WWW site, Oct. 22, 2012
    • Birth Place

        Tremelo, BelgiumWikipedia WWW site, Oct. 22, 2012
    • Source

        Wikipedia WWW site, Oct. 22, 2012
    • Death Place

        Kalaupapa, HawaiiWikipedia WWW site, Oct. 22, 2012
    • Source

        Wikipedia WWW site, Oct. 22, 2012
    • Source

        Wikipedia WWW site, Oct. 22, 2012
    • Source

        Wikipedia WWW site, Oct. 22, 2012
    • Source

        Wikipedia WWW site, Oct. 22, 2012
    • Gender

        male
    • Source

        Wikipedia WWW site, Oct. 22, 2012
    • Associated Language

        French
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: Congregation of the Sacred Hearts of Jesus and Mary
    • Organization

        Congregation of the Sacred Hearts of Jesus and Mary
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  • Sources

    • found: Bunson, M. Father Damien, c1989: t.p. (Father Damien) p. 4 of cover (Damien de Veuster)
    • found: New York times, Oct. 12, 2009: p. A7 (Pope Benedict XVI canonized five saints on Oct. 11, 2009 including the Belgian priest Father Jozef De Veuster, known as Father Damien, who died of leprosy in 1889 after years of tending to the sick on the island of Molokai in Hawaii)
    • found: Wikipedia, October 15, 2009: (Father Damien or Saint Damien of Molokai; Saint Damien de Veuster)
    • found: www.hawaiicatholicherald.org, October 14, 2009: (St. Damien de Veuster)
    • found: www.catholic.org, October 14, 2009: (St. Damien of Molokai)
  • Change Notes

    • 1979-06-01: new
    • 2012-10-22: revised
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