After military campaigns, sorting out brigands and local corruption, establishing schools and hospitals and bringing up a family, he gave it all up when his wife died and joined the Jesuits for a more contemplative life.
It never quite happened as the Jesuits needed his organizational expertise full time. Back to work then.
St FRANCIS-BORGIA FACTS AND FIGURES
Name : FRANCIS-BORGIA
Pronunciation : Coming soon
Alternative names : None known
Location : Worldwide Christianity
Gender : Male
Type : saint
In charge of : Unknown at present
God of :
Celebration or Feast Day : Unknown at present
Birth and Death Dates : 1510-1572
Good/Evil Rating : Unknown at present
Popularity index : 1390