Saturday, July 11, 2020

Saint Stanislaus of Cracow – Saint of the Day – April 11, May 8, September 27

St. Stanislaus of Cracow Biography

St. Stanislaus of Cracow Profile. Born: July 26 1030 in Poland, Europe. Worked in Italy, Poland. Died: May 8 1079 in Cracow, Poland. Feast Day is celebrated on April 11, May 8, September 27.

The Memorial of St. Stanislaus of Cracow – Saint of the Day

St. Stanislaus of Cracow 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 July 26 1030
Country of Birth Poland of Europe
Matrimony/Holy Orders Saints who were Bishops
Profession Bishop
Place of Work Italy, Poland
Date of Death May 8 1079
Place of Death Cracow, Poland
Feast Day April 11, May 8, September 27
Beatification Beatified by Pre-Congregation
Canonization Canonized by Pope Innocent IV in 1253 at Assisi, Italy
Patron Saint of Poland, Kraków, moral order


Saint Stanislaus of Cracow
Saint Stanislaus of Cracow

Saint’s Biography

Saint Stanislaus born in Cracow 1030, ordained a priest after being educated in Poland and France. St. Stanislaus appointed as a bishop of Cracow in 1072. He stood against the king and led to the king to excommunicate.


The king orders the soldiers to kill the bishop when they refused, The king killed him with his bare hands on May 8, 1079.