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Other Names:
The Lily of Lucca, Maria Gemma Umberta Pia Galgani, Daughter of Passion, The Gem of Christ, The Virgin of Lucca
Country:
Italy
Date of Birth:
March 12, 1878
Date of Death:
April 11, 1903
Feast Day:
April 11

She is a recipient of the stigmata.
   
A fervent writer and with so much love for Christ, Saint Gemma was wholly devoted to the teaching of the Church.

from Wikipedia

Maria Gemma Umberta Pia Galgani (March 12, 1878 April 11, 1903) was an Italian mystic, venerated as a saint in the Roman Catholic Church since 1940. She has been called the "Daughter of Passion" because of her profound imitation of the Passion of Christ.