Tuesday, January 28, 2020

Blessed Robert Salt – Saint of the Day – May 4 or June 9

Bl. Robert Salt Biography

Bl. Robert Salt Profile. Born: unknown in United Kingdom, Europe. Worked in England. Died: 9 June 1537 in England. Feast Day is celebrated on May 4 or June 9.


The Memorial of Bl. Robert Salt – Saint of the Day

Bl. Robert Salt 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 unknown
Country of Birth United Kingdom in Europe
Matrimony/Holy Orders Blesseds who were Not Married
Profession lay brother
Place of Work England
Date of Death 9 June 1537
Place of Death England
Feast Day May 4 or June 9
Beatification Beatified by Pope Leo XIII on 20 December 1886
Canonization Canonized by N/A
Patron Saint of  
Blessed Robert Salt
Blessed Robert Salt

Blessed’s Biography

Blessed Robert Salt was a Carthusian lay brother arrested on May 29, 1535, for refusing to take the Oath of Supremacy. Bl. Robert Salt martyred with five other Carthusian brothers.


Bl. Robert Salt was starved to death on 9 June 1537 at Newgate Prison, London, England.