Agnes Gonxha Bojaxhiu


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Noun1.Agnes Gonxha Bojaxhiu - Indian nun and missionary in the Roman Catholic Church (born of Albanian parents in what is now Macedonia)Agnes Gonxha Bojaxhiu - Indian nun and missionary in the Roman Catholic Church (born of Albanian parents in what is now Macedonia); dedicated to helping the poor in India (1910-1997)
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Saint Teresa was born Agnes Gonxha Bojaxhiu to an Albanian family in 1910, and joined a Kolkata-based convent at age 21.
El papa Francisco canonizo a Teresa de Calcuta, llamada originalmente Agnes Gonxha Bojaxhiu, monja de origen albanes nacida en 1910 en Skopie, Macedonia.
She was born in Macedonia on August 26, 1910, to Albanian parents and christened Agnes Gonxha Bojaxhiu.
Born Agnes Gonxha Bojaxhiu on 26 August 1910, in Skopje, Macedonia, (today's Albania - the poorest country of Europe), she chose to be a nun at the age of 18 and moved to Ireland.
It is about a woman named Agnes Gonxha Bojaxhiu, who passed away on September 5, 1997.
Mother Teresa, born in Macedonia as Agnes Gonxha Bojaxhiu in 1910, was beatified in 2003 in Rome after the Vatican said an Indian woman's prayers to the nun rid her of an incurable tumour.
Though she came to be known globally as Mother Teresa, her original name was Agnes Gonxha Bojaxhiu.
MOTHER Teresa was born Agnes Gonxha Bojaxhiu in Skopje, Macedonia, on August 26, 1910 to Albanian parents.