Therese Of Lisieux

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Birthday
2, 1873
Birthplace
France
Death Date
Sep 30, 1897 (24)
Birth Sign
Capricorn
Birthday
2, 1873
Birthplace
France
Death Date
Sep 30, 1897 (24)

About

French nun popularly referred to as "The Little Flower of Jesus" who would go on to become one of the most revered Catholic saints in history. A collection of her manuscripts, The Story of a Soul, became a widely celebrated text within the church.

Before Fame

She was born in Lisieux, France and became a nun at age fifteen.

Trivia

She was declared a Doctor of the Church, becoming the youngest person and just the third woman ever to receive the title.

Family Life

She had two older sisters.

Associated With

She was beatified by Pope Pius XI in April 1923.