(original name Saul
) (died a.d.
67?); a Jew
of Tarsus who became the Apostle of Christianity
to the Gentiles: author
of several Letters in the New Testament: his day is June 29
: also Saint Paul
(born Alessandro Farnese
) 1468-1549; pope
Paul VI(born Giovanni Battista Montini) 1897-1978; pope (1963-78)
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