Drexel, Katharine

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Katharine Drexel
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Name
Drexel, Katharine Gender: F
born on 26 November 1858
Place Philadelphia PA, USA, 39n57, 75w09
Timezone LMT m75w09 (is local mean time)
Data source
Date w/o time
Rodden Rating X
Collector: Rodden
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_sagcol.18.gif 04°12' s_mo.18.gif s_leocol.18.gif



Biography

American Roman Catholic nun who founded a religious order in Santa Fe, NM, now known as the Sisters of the Blessed Sacrament. The order is dedicated to educating and assisting poor American Indians and blacks. The Sister died on 3/03/1955 and was beatified in 1988 for her life of good works and for the healing of a boy's hearing loss after prayers to her. Pope John canonized her on 10/01/2000, making her the second American-born saint.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Events

  • Death, Cause unspecified 3 March 1955 (Age 96)
    chart Placidus Equal_H.
  • Work : Gain social status 1988 (Beatified)
  • Social : Great Publicity 1 October 2000 (Canonized by the Pope)
    chart Placidus Equal_H.

Source Notes

Astrologer's Newsletter 4/2000 quotes the date from the Internet; time unknown

Categories

  • Vocation : Religion : Ecclesiastics/ western (R.C. nun)
  • Personal : Death : Long life more than 80 yrs (Age 96)
  • Vocation : Religion : Saint/ Stigmatist (Beatified, canonized)