St. John Bosco, commonly known as Don Bosco, was born on 16th August, 1815 at Becchi, a village near Turin, Italy.
At the age of two, his father died. John, who was to become the father of orphans,
became an orphan himself at such a tender age.Through heroic sacrifice and by dint of hard work he became a
priest in 1841. As a priest, he dedicated himself to the service of youth, especially the poor..........Read More