Wednesday, July 8, 2020

Blessed Antonius Uchibori – Saint of the Day – February 21

Blessed Antonius Uchibori Biography

Blessed Antonius Uchibori Profile. Born: 1609 AD in Japan, Asia. Worked in Japan. Died: 21 February 1627 in Shimabara, Nagasaki, Japan. Feast Day is celebrated on February 21.

Saint of the Day

Bl. Antonius Uchibori Biography, Feast Day, Date of Birth, Country of Birth, Profession, Place of Work, Date of Death, Place of Death, Beatification Date, Canonization Date

Date of Birth 1609 AD
Country of Birth Japan in Asia
Matrimony/Holy Orders Blesseds who were Not Married
Profession Layman
Place of Work Japan
Date of Death 21 February 1627
Place of Death Shimabara, Nagasaki, Japan
Feast Day February 21
Beatification Beatified by Pope Benedict XVI on 1 July 2007
Canonization Canonized by N/A
Patron Saint of N/A


Bl. Antonius Uchibori was a teenage layman serving in the Archdiocese of Nagasaki in Japan. He was the son of Blessed Paulus Uchibori Sakuemon and also a brother to Blessed Balthasar Uchibori and Ignatius Uchibori.

Bl. Antonius Uchibori
Bl. Antonius Uchibori