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Other Names:
Saint Benedict of Nursia, Benedict of Narsia, Benedict of Norsia, Benedetto de Norcia
Country:
Italy
Date of Birth:
c. 480
Date of Death:
c. 547
Feast Day:
July 11

He is most known for the so-called Rule of Saint Benedict, which is a guiding principle for monks and is considered a foundation of Western monasticism.

Saint Benedict had a twin sister named Saint Scholastica.