Karol Josef Wojtyla was born in Wadowice, Poland.
18 Mayo 1920
begins his theology career in a clandestine seminary.
is ordained a priest in the major seminary in Cracovia
is consecrated as auxiliary bishop of the archdiocese of Cracovia by Pope Pio Xll
is elected successor of St. Peter, first non Italian pope.
returns to his country as pope, ruled by a communist system.
He suffers an attack in St. Peter's Square, by Mehmet Ali.
First pope to visit a synagogue in Rome.
Juan Pablo ll dies in the Vatican.
date of its canonization.