St. Louise de Marilla Le Gras
Date of Birth:
August 12, 1591
Date of Death:
March 15, 1660
Together with Saint Vincent de Paul, she is mainly recognized for establishing the Daughters of Charity.
She is greatly recognized for devoting her life and her missionary works to address and uplift the needs of the poor and less fortunate.
Saint Louise de Marillac (August 12, 1591 - March 15, 1660) was the co-founder, with St. Vincent de Paul, of the Daughters of Charity. She is venerated as a saint by the Roman Catholic Church.