Date of Birth:
April 24, 1581
Date of Death:
September 27, 1660
Throughout his life, he headed charitable missions and evangelistic ministries working to uplift the spirit of the people.
He formed several new organizations and institutions in service of the disadvantaged.
Vincent de Paul (24 April 1581 – 27 September 1660) was a priest of the Catholic Church who became dedicated to serving the poor. He is venerated as a saint in the Catholic Church and the Anglican Communion. He was canonized in 1737.