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Agnes (Saint Agnes)

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Born: 291 AD
Died: 304 AD, at 13 years of age.

Nationality: Italian
Categories: Religious Icon

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291 - St. Agnes was born in Rome.

 

304 - Martyred in the Piazza Navona, Rome on January 21, 304 AD.

 

350 - A church was built over her tomb. She is the Patron Saint of betrothed couples, chastity, engaged couples, gardeners, Girl Scout, rape victims, virgins.


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Page last updated: 5:52am, 21st Dec '06

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