Thérèse of Lisieux Rank
About Thérèse of Lisieux
Known in private life as Marie Françoise-Thérèse Martin, Thérèse of Lisieux was a celebrated nun known for her practical and simple spiritual life. Her lifestyle earned her the nickname "The Little Flower of Jesus".
Over the years, she’s been considered one of the popular saints in the history of the Roman Catholic Church. In view of this, a minor basilica in France has been named in her honor. She was beatified in 1923 and canonized two years later.
- Marie-Azélie Guérin (mother)
- Louis Martin (father)
She studied at the Abbey of Notre Dame du Pre in Lisieux.
She died in 1897 after suffering from tuberculosis.
Before age eight, Thérèse was schooled at home.
She was described by Pope Pius X as "the greatest saint of modern times".
Thérèse of Lisieux Rank
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Thérèse of Lisieux's Popularity
Thérèse of Lisieux was a famous French nun, who was born on January 2, 1873. As a person born on this date, Thérèse of Lisieux is listed in our database as the 98th most popular celebrity for the day (January 2) and the 24th most popular for the year (1873).
People born on January 2 fall under the Zodiac sign of Capricorn, the Sea Goat. Thérèse of Lisieux is the 2567th most popular Capricorn.
Aside from information specific to Thérèse of Lisieux's birthday, Thérèse of Lisieux is the 834th most famous French.
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