Tuesday, January 28, 2020

Blessed William Horne – Saint of the Day – May 4 or August 4

Bl. William Horne Biography

Bl. William Horne Profile. Born: unknown in United Kingdom, Europe. Worked in England. Died: 4 August 1540 in England. Feast Day is celebrated on May 4 or August 4.


The Memorial of Bl. William Horne – Saint of the Day

Bl. William Horne 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 Married
Profession Carthusian lay brother
Place of Work England
Date of Death 4 August 1540
Place of Death England
Feast Day May 4 or August 4
Beatification Beatified by Pope Leo XIII on 29 December 1886
Canonization Canonized by N/A
Patron Saint of  



Blessed William Horne
Blessed William Horne

Blessed’s Biography

Blessed William Horne was a lay brother in the monastery in London. He was martyred for refusing to accept King Henry VIII as head of the Church.


He was hanged, drawn and quartered on 4 August 1540 in Tyburn, London, England.