From privileged pageboy to Jesuit priest.
The son of a Marquis born in a castle in Brescia, he decided as a young lad to remain always a virgin and vowed never to look a woman in the face.
With a pledge like that it was obvious God had plans for him. His father was not happy having marked him down for an eventual military career.
But for this rather sickly lad, Sainthood was more preferable than Swordsmanship.
St. Aloysius Gonzaga Facts and Figures
Name: Aloysius Gonzaga
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Birth and Death Dates: 1568-1591
Celebration or Feast Day: June 21st
Role: Unknown at present
Good/Evil Rating: Unknown at present
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Article last revised on April 07, 2019 by the Godchecker data dwarves.
Editors: Peter J. Allen, Chas Saunders
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