Pierre, Abbé

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Name
Pierre, Abbé Gender: M
Groues, Henri
born on 5 August 1912 at 11:00 (= 11:00 AM )
Place Lyon, France, 45n45, 4e51
Timezone GMT h0e (is standard time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Petitallot
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_leocol.18.gif 12°37' s_mo.18.gif s_taucol.18.gif 03°57 Asc.s_libcol.18.gif 25°10'



Abbé Pierre
photo: Studio Harcourt, license cc-by-3.0

Biography

French Roman Catholic priest, ordained in 1938. In WW II he organized an escape route for Jews to Switzerland and formed resistance groups. After being detected and arrested by the Germans, he managed to escape. Abbe Pierre was the Founder of Emmaus, a non-profit organization with which he got 12,000 housing units built for the hungry and the cold, and set up communities to give shelter to the poor.

He died on 22 January 2007 in Paris, following a lung infection, aged 94.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Relationships

Events

  • Work : New Career 1938 (Ordained a R.C. Priest)

Source Notes

Petitallot quotes B.C., Cadran No.3, 12/1993

Categories

  • Traits : Personality : Principled strongly
  • Lifestyle : Financial : Philanthropist (Formed non-profit organization)
  • Vocation : Religion : Ecclesiastics/ western (R.C. Priest)
  • Notable : Famous : Founder/ originator (Founder of Emmaus)