Saints

Human history is replete with numerous examples of saints who showed the true path of enlightenment to the common people. Here is a list of famous saints from all over the world and belonging to different religions who helped people understand the true essence of religion.

 1 Jesus

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Famous As: Preacher
Birthdate: 0004 AD
Nationality: Ancient Roman
Died: 0030 AD

 2 Saint Nicholas

Saint Nicholas
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Famous As: Christian Saint
Birthdate: March 15, 0270
Sun Sign: Pisces
Nationality: Greek, Turkish
Died: December 6, 0343
Fourth-century Greek Christian bishop Saint Nicholas gave rise to the legend of "Santa Claus," associated with the tradition of gifting during Christmas. One legend states that he saved three girls from prostitution and dropped sacks of gold coins through their window to help their father pay for their dowry.
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 3 Joan of Arc

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Famous As: Saint
Birthdate: January 6, 1412
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Nationality: French
Died: May 30, 1431

Considered a great saint and a symbol of French unity, Joan of Arc led the French army to the watershed victory over the English forces in Orleans in 1429. In 1430, she was captured by the Anglo-Burgundians while defending Compiegne. She was burned at the stake at the age of 19 in 1431. Pope Benedict XV canonised her in 1920.

 4 Jude the Apostle

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Famous As: Apostle
Birthdate: 0000 AD
Nationality: Ancient Roman
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 5 James, brother of Jesus

James, brother of Jesus
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Famous As: Saint
Birthdate: 0000 BC
Nationality: Israeli
Died: 0069 AD

 6 Teresa of Ávila

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Famous As: Saint
Birthdate: March 28, 1515
Sun Sign: Aries
Nationality: Spanish
Died: October 4, 1582
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 7 Saint Andrew

Saint Andrew
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Famous As: Apostle
Birthdate: 0005 AD
Nationality: Ancient Roman
Died: November 30, 0060
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 8 St. Catherine of Alexandria

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Famous As: Egyptian martyr
Birthdate: 0287 AD
Nationality: Egyptian
Died: 0305 AD
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 9 Matthew the Apostle

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Famous As: Saint
Birthdate: 0000 AD
Nationality: Israeli
Died: 0074 AD

 10 Saint Cecilia

Saint Cecilia
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Famous As: Saint
Birthdate: 0200 AD
Nationality: Italian
Died: November 22, 0230
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 11 Saint Barbara

Saint Barbara
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Famous As: Saint
Birthdate: 0273 AD
Nationality: Turkish
Died: 0308 AD

 12 Martin of Tours

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Famous As: Saint
Birthdate: 0316 AD
Nationality: French
Died: November 8, 0397
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 13 Bartholomew the Apostle

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Famous As: Saint
Birthdate: October 31, 0000
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Nationality: Israeli

 14 Agastya

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Famous As: Saint
Birthdate: 0000 AD
Nationality: Indian

 15 Martin de Porres

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Famous As: Saint
Birthdate: December 9, 1579
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Nationality: Peruvian
Died: November 3, 1639

 16 Deborah

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Famous As: Prophetess
Birthdate: 1107 AD
Nationality: Israeli
Died: 1067 AD
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 17 Budai

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Famous As: Buddhist monk
Birthdate: 0000 AD
Nationality: Chinese

 18 Pope Zachary

Pope Zachary
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Famous As: Pope
Birthdate: 0000 AD
Nationality: Palestinian
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 19 Julian of Norwich

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Famous As: English mystic
Birthdate: November 8, 1342
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Nationality: British
Died: 1416 AD

 20 Barnabas

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Famous As: Author
Birthdate: 0000 AD
Nationality: Cypriot
Died: 0061 AD
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 21 Tukaram

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Famous As: Saint, Poet
Birthdate: 1608 AD
Nationality: Indian
Died: 1650 AD

 22 Elizabeth of Hungary

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Famous As: Saint
Birthdate: July 7, 1207
Sun Sign: Cancer
Nationality: German, Hungarian
Died: November 17, 1231
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 23 Jnanadeva

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Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: 1275 AD
Nationality: Indian
Died: 1296 AD

 24 Basava

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Famous As: Hindu religious leader
Birthdate: 1105 AD
Nationality: Indian
Died: 1167 AD
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 25 Samaritan woman at the well

Samaritan woman at the well
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Famous As: Saint
Birthdate: 0000 AD
Nationality: Israeli
Died: 0066 AD

 26 Simon the Zealot

Simon the Zealot
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Famous As: Apostle
Birthdate: 0000 AD
Nationality: Israeli
Died: 0069 AD

 27 Edmund the Martyr

Edmund the Martyr
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Famous As: King
Birthdate: 0841 AD
Nationality: German, British
Died: November 28, 0869

 28 Sarada Devi

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Famous As: Saint
Birthdate: December 22, 1853
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Nationality: Indian
Died: July 20, 1920
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 29 Joachim

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Famous As: Saint Anne's husband
Birthdate: 0100 AD
Nationality: Israeli
Died: 0010 AD

 30 Pope Gregory III

Pope Gregory III
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Famous As: Bishop of Rome
Birthdate: 0690 AD
Nationality: Syrian
Died: November 28, 0741
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 31 Kateri Tekakwitha

Kateri Tekakwitha
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Famous As: Saint
Birthdate: 1656 AD
Nationality: American
Died: April 17, 1680

 32 Saint Philip the Apostle

Saint Philip the Apostle
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Famous As: Apostle
Birthdate: 0003 AD
Nationality: Israeli
Died: 0080 AD
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 33 Pope Linus

Pope Linus
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Famous As: Pope
Birthdate: 0010 AD
Nationality: Italian
Died: September 23, 0076

 34 Jacob in Islam

Jacob in Islam
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Famous As: Prophet
Birthdate: 0000 AD
Nationality: Syrian
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 35 Brendan

Brendan
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Famous As: Saint
Birthdate: 0484 AD
Nationality: Irish
Died: 0577 AD

 36 Pema Chodron

Pema Chodron
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Famous As: Philosopher
Birthdate: July 14, 1936
Sun Sign: Cancer
Nationality: American

 37 Rose of Lima

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Famous As: Saint
Birthdate: April 30, 1586
Sun Sign: Taurus
Nationality: Peruvian
Died: August 24, 1617

 38 Brigid of Kildare

Brigid of Kildare
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Famous As: Saint
Birthdate: 0451 AD
Nationality: Irish
Died: February 1, 0525

 39 Saint Augustine of Canterbury

Saint Augustine of Canterbury
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Famous As: Monk
Birthdate: 0000 AD
Nationality: Italian, British
Died: 0604 AD

 40 Isidore of Seville

Isidore of Seville
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Famous As: Scholar
Birthdate: 0560 AD
Nationality: Spanish
Died: April 4, 0636

 41 Saint Denis of Paris

Saint Denis of Paris
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Famous As: Bishop of Paris
Birthdate: 0000 AD
Nationality: French, Italian
Died: 0258 AD

 42 Saint Cuthbert

Saint Cuthbert
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Famous As: Saint
Birthdate: 0634 AD
Nationality: British
Died: March 20, 0687

 43 Saint Ursula

Saint Ursula
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Famous As: Saint
Birthdate: 0000 AD
Nationality: British
Died: November 21, 0383

 44 Namdev

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Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: October 26, 1270
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Nationality: Indian
Died: July 3, 1350

 45 Pope Pius VI

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Famous As: Pope
Birthdate: December 25, 1717
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Nationality: Italian
Died: August 29, 1799

 46 Ravidas

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Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: 1377 AD
Nationality: Indian
Died: 1520 AD

 47 Agnes of Rome

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Famous As: Saint
Birthdate: 0291 AD
Nationality: Italian
Died: 0304 AD

 48 Saint Januarius

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Famous As: Bishop
Birthdate: April 21, 0272
Sun Sign: Taurus
Nationality: Ancient Roman
Died: 0305 AD

 49 Gorakhnath

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Famous As: Hindu yogi
Birthdate: 0000 AD
Nationality: Indian

 50 Francis de Sales

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Famous As: Bishop
Birthdate: August 21, 1567
Sun Sign: Leo
Nationality: French
Died: December 28, 1622
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