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04/09/2016 Mother Teresa is canonized

Mother Teresa, known in the Roman Catholic Church as Saint Teresa of Calcutta was an Albanian-Indian Roman Catholic nun and missionary. She was recognized by the church as a saint in 2016, and the anniversary of her death, 5 September, is her feast day.


  • Essentials 

  • Another Nobel Peace Prize laureates 

  • Personal 

  • Biography 

  • Recognition and reception 

  • Criticism 

  • Spiritual life 

  • Canonisation 

  • Co-Patron of Calcutta Archdiocese 

  • Legacy and depictions in popular culture