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Feastday: November 5

Birth: 1865

Death: 1931

Beatified By: Pope John Paul II

Canonized By: Pope Benedict XVI, October 23, 2011

Guido Maria Conforti (Casalora of Ravadese, May 30, 1865 - Parma, November 5, 1931) was an Italian Catholic archbishop, founder of the Pious Society of St. Francis Xavier for Foreign Missions (Xaverian): beatified by Pope John Paul II in 1996, was proclaimed a saint by Pope Benedict XVI Oct. 23, 2011.

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