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Birth: 1884

Death: 1965

Beatified By: Pope John Paul II


Luigi Quattrocchi (1880-1951) and Maria Beltrame Quattrocchi (1884-1965) were two married laypeople who became the first couple to be beatified together, in 2001. According to Pope John Paul II, they lived an ordinary life in an extraordinary way. They were buried in the crypt of the Santuario della Madonna del Divino Amore in Rome.


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