|Birth Day||January 3, 1840|
|Age||179 YEARS OLD|
|Died On||Apr 15, 1889 (age 49)|
Roman Catholic priest from Belgium who was known for his work with people with leprosy.
He arrived in Hawaii as a part of his mission in 1864.
He was canonized and made a saint 120 years after he died of leprosy while trying to help those who suffered from it.
His father was a Flemish corn merchant.
He was beatified by Pope John Paul II in 1995.