28 March 1811 at Prachititz, BohemiaDied:
5 January 1860
Canonized: 19 June 1977 by Pope Paul VI
National Shrine of Saint John Neumann, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Saint John Neumann’s Story
Well-known for his holiness and learning, spiritual writing and preaching, on October 13, 1963, John Neumann became the first American bishop to be beatified.
Canonized in 1977, he is buried in St. Peter the Apostle Church in Philadelphia.