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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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