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Feastday: November 16
Patron of City of Saint Gall (together with Saint Gallus)
Birth: 689
Death: 759

St. Othmar, d. 759, A Teuton priest, he was appoointed abbot of the Benedictine monastery of St. Gall, Switzerland and restored its buildintgs. He died in prison during unjust imprisonment by two neighboring nobles. His feast day is November 16th.


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