Bl. Francisco Marto

Feast Day:
Roman Rite Calendar - 02/20


Also known as
    Franz Marto

Memorial

    20 February

Profile

    One of the child visionaries of the apparition of Mary at Fatima, Portugal.

Born

    11 June 1908 at Aljustrel, Portugal

Died

    4 April 1919 at Aljustrel, Portugal of natural causes; relics translated on 13 March 1952 to basilica at Cova da Iria

Venerable

    13 May 1989 by Pope John Paul II

Beatified

    13 May 2000 by Pope John Paul II

Canonized

    pending


See Related Items

All information used with permission of the Patron Saint Index.


 
 

Shop Catholic Gifts, Books, and More!