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05/09/1997 Mother Teresa dies

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Death of Mother Teresa 09-05

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Death of Mother Teresa (1997) | A Day That Shook the World

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Mother Teresa - 20th Century Humanitarian | Biography

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15 Things You Didn't Know About Mother Teresa

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Saint Teresa: Mother Teresa canonised 19 yrs after her death

Mother Teresa was an Albanian-Indian missionary of Roman-Catholic Church who founded the Missionaries of Charity, a congregation helping the poorest of the poor. With advancing age, her health declined and her death came swiftly after she complained about her chest pains while she was in Calcutta, in West Bengal, India.
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