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Currently, John Henry Newman is 220 years, 11 months and 3 days old. John Henry Newman will celebrate 221rd birthday on a Monday 21st of February 2022. Below we countdown to John Henry Newman upcoming birthday.
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|Born||February 21, 1801 (London, England)|
John Henry Newman’s zodiac sign is Pisces. According to astrologers, Pisces are very friendly, so they often find themselves in a company of very different people. Pisces are selfless, they are always willing to help others, without hoping to get anything back. Pisces is a Water sign and as such this zodiac sign is characterized by empathy and expressed emotional capacity.
John Henry Newman was born in the Year of the Rooster. Those born under the Chinese Zodiac sign of the Rooster are practical, resourceful, observant, analytical, straightforward, trusting, honest, perfectionists, neat and conservative. Compatible with Ox or Snake.
Cardinal Deacon of San Giorgio in Velabro from 1879 to 1890 who was a prominent leader in the Oxford Movement, which sought to return the Church of England to many Catholic beliefs and practices.
He was an avid reader of Hume, Paine, and Voltaire and subsequently had a religious awakening at fifteen.
He wrote the popular hymns "Lead, Kindly Light" and "Praise to the Holiest in the Height" and helped found the Catholic University of Ireland.
He died in Saratoga, New York.
The official recognition of his beatification, or entrance into Heaven by the Catholic Church, was given by Pope Benedict on September 19, 2010.