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Other Names:
Saint Rochus, Roc, Rock, Rocke, Rollox, Roque
Country:
France
Date of Birth:
1295
Date of Death:
1327
Feast Day:
August 16

He miraculously cured the sick in Italy who were afflicted by a plague.

Saint Rocco also got sick during the epidemic but miraculously recovered with the help of a dog that brought him food.

from Wikipedia

Saint Roch or Rocco lived c.1348 - 15/16 August 1376/79 (traditionally c.1295 16 August 1327[2]) was a Christian saint, a confessor whose death is commemorated on 16 August; he is specially invoked against the plague. He may also be called Rock in English, and has the dedication of St Rollox in Glasgow, Scotland.