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Saint Carlo Borromeo

Saint Carlo Borromeo

Birth
Arona, Provincia di Novara, Piemonte, Italy
Death 3 Nov 1584 (aged 46)
Milan, Città Metropolitana di Milano, Lombardia, Italy
Burial Milan, Città Metropolitana di Milano, Lombardia, Italy
Plot "Scurolo di San Carlo", Beneath The Main Altar.
Memorial ID 11205141 · View Source
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Roman Catholic Saint. He was made a Cardinal at age 22 by his uncle, Pope Pius IV. Shortly afterwards he was made Archbishop of Milan, and is best remembered for his work amongst the poor, especially during 1576 when Milan was struck by the plague. He spared no thought for his own health and sort accomodation for the sick and assisted in the burial of the dead. He was canonized in 1st November 1610, and his feast is celebrated on the 4th of November. He is the patron Saint of stomach diseases.

Bio by: Bunny Boiler


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  • Originally Created by: Bunny Boiler
  • Added: 20 Jun 2005
  • Find A Grave Memorial 11205141
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Saint Carlo Borromeo (2 Oct 1538–3 Nov 1584), Find A Grave Memorial no. 11205141, citing Cathedral of Milan, Milan, Città Metropolitana di Milano, Lombardia, Italy ; Maintained by Find A Grave .