Wednesday, July 8, 2020

Blessed Balthasar Uchibori – Saint of the Day – February 21

Blessed Balthasar Uchibori Biography

Blessed Balthasar Uchibori Profile. Born: Early 17th Century in Japan, Asia. Worked in Japan. Died: 21 February 1627 in Shimabara, Nagasaki, Japan. Feast Day is celebrated on February 21.

The Memorial of Blessed Balthasar Uchibori – Saint of the Day

Bl. Balthasar 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 Early 17th Century
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. Balthasar 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 Antonius Uchibori and Ignatius Uchibori.

Bl. Balthasar Uchibori
Bl. Balthasar Uchibori