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Feastday: May 21

Birth: 1832

Death: 1916

Beatified By: November 20, 1994, in Rome, Italy by Pope John Paul II


Hyacinthe-Marie Cormier, O.P. (born Louis Stanislas Henri Cormier; December 8, 1832 - December 17, 1916) was a French Roman Catholic priest and the seventy-sixth Master General of the Dominican Order, serving in that capacity from 1904 until 1916. He was beatified by Pope John Paul II on November 20, 1994.


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