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Category:Father Damien

English: Father Damien (born Jozef De Veuster on 3 January 1840 in Tremelo, Belgium, and dead on 15 April 1899 in Molokai, Hawaii) was a Belgian catholic priest and missionary in Hawaii. He was member of the Congregation of the Sacred Heart of Jesus and Mary.
Français: Le Père Damien (né Jozef De Veuster le 3 janvier 1840 à Tremelo en Belgique, et mort le 15 avril 1889 à Molokai, Hawaï) est un missionnaire belge, membre de la Congrégation des Sacrés-Cœurs de Jésus et de Marie.
Italiano: Damiano de Veuster, anche noto come Padre Damiano, nato Jozef De Veuster (Tremelo, Belgio, 3 gennaio 1840 - Molokai, Hawaii, 15 aprile 1899), fu un sacerdote cattolico e missionario belga che svolse il suo ufficio nelle isole Hawaii. Morì a causa della lebbra e fu proclamato santo dalla Chiesa Cattolica.

Father Damien 
Father Damien, photograph by William Brigham.jpg
Roman Catholic priest
Date of birth 3 January 1840
Jozef De Veuster
Date of death 15 April 1889
Manner of death
  • natural causes
Cause of death
Place of burial
Country of citizenship
  • missionary
  • cleric
  • Catholic priest
  • priest
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