Saturday, October 16, 2021

Saint Damianus Nam Myong-Hyok – Saint of the Day – May 24 or September 20

St. Damianus Nam Myong-Hyok Biography

St. Damianus Nam Myong-Hyok Profile. Born: 1802 in South Korea, Asia. Worked in South Korea. Died: 24 May 1839 in South Korea. Feast Day is celebrated on May 24 or September 20.


The Memorial of St. Damianus Nam Myong-Hyok – Saint of the Day

St. Damianus Nam Myong-Hyok 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


Country of Birth

South Korea in Asia

Matrimony/Holy Orders

Saints who were Married


Layman, Pri

Place of Work

South Korea

Date of Death

24 May 1839

Place of Death

South Korea

Feast Day

May 24 or September 20


Beatified by Pope Pius XI on 5 July 1925


Canonized by Pope John Paul II on 6 May 1984

Patron Saint of


Saint’s Biography

Saint Damianus Nam Myong-Hyok was a married layman in the apostolic vicariate of Korea. Catechist.

Saint Damianus Nam Myong-Hyok
St. Damianus Nam Myong-Hyok

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