Quantcast
NEW! Smartphone App Directory Recent Deaths



Follow us on Twitter | FamousDeadDB RSS Feed | Contact Us | Sign a Memorial Guestbook
Complete Dead List:
Actors, Politicians, Athletes
Causes of Death:
What's the most common death?
Famous Dead Women:
Who is the most famous dead woman?
Popular Famous Deaths:
Famous dead people list by popularity
 
More Subscription Options






Latest Tweets about Mother Teresa

Famous Dead DB Poll

Can you believe Dick Trickle has been dead for nearly a year?

View Results

Loading ... Loading ...

Mother Teresa

Born: 1910-08-26 - Died: 1997-09-05
Cause of Death:
Heart failure


Death Summary: She suffered 2 heart attacks, in 1983 and 1989, and was fitted with a pacemaker. She was further weakened from pneumonia and malaria. In 1996 she had heart surgery, but didn't recover properly.
She died 9 days after her 87th birthday in India.

Who was Mother Teresa : She was born in Albania and decided at an early age to be a nun. In 1950 she received the churches permission to form an order, the "Missionaries of Charity". The orders mission was to help the sick, poor and those no one wanted, including lepers and the dying. The first mission was in India, in Calcutta.
As time went by the order opened other homes all around the world. She was awarded many medals and prizes for her work, including the Nobel Peace Prize in 1979.
She was born in Albania and decided at an early age to be a nun. In 1950 she received the churches permission to form an order, the “Missionaries of Charity”. The orders mission was to help the sick, poor and those no one wanted, including lepers and the dying. The first mission was in India, in Calcutta.
As time went by the order opened other homes all around the world. She was awarded many medals and prizes for her work, including the Nobel Peace Prize in 1979.
Her real name was Agnes Gonxha Bojaxhiu.

-->
Popular YouTube videos about Mother Teresa
Loading...

9 Signatures in Mother Teresa's guestbook

  1. Emil Says:

    Dear Mother Teresa: You have been an inspiration to me, and I have always admired your love for Jesus Christ and neighbor. Undoubtedly, you will soon be Canonized. Pray for us through the same Christ, our Lord.

  2. tracey Says:

    i heard u did wonderful things n cared for eveyone who cared about themselves.r.i.p

  3. This Girl Says:

    you had the heart of an angel. truely; you were an inspiration to many. Some poeple dont know the good you did.
    I Do

  4. FPLP Says:

    I will always remembered a very personal letter I got from Mother before she receive any Nobel Peace Prize—we must continue her struggle and fight to help the poor and fight for the stop of any abortion, which was a passion for not only for myself but for others and Mother who seen the true quality of life

  5. Katie Barrett Says:

    You we’re so kind and put others before yourself

  6. Leslie Says:

    Britney spears online store

    http://www.britneystore.com

  7. joe fimbres Says:

    if you were here today you would not be fake like the pope. talk about love stories you touch my Heart.

  8. Don lapre Says:

    She loved a good steak.

  9. Gabrielle Says:

    you had a heart of an angel and a soul of a crystal you were so nice to others and you thought of others before yourself, we will all treasure the good things you did, you never hurt anybody, you were a good person and a good person is a treasure in my head! love to all.. <3


Sign Mother Teresa's Memorial Guestbook

   >>