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May 18, 2020 14 tweets 20 min read
#OTD #100Years #JohnPaulII On May 18, 1920, Karol Józef Wojtyła was born in Wadowice in the Second Polish Republic, to parents Karol and Emilia Wojtyła. #OTD #100Years #JohnPaulII He had lost all of his immediate family to death by the age of 20, enduring the hardships of WWII in Nazi-occupied Poland, during which he secretly pursued his seminary studies.