yearmonthday
150647born at Xavier castle
1525

enters Sorbonne Univ. Paris
1537624ordained a priest in Venice
1540315leaves Rome
154147sails to India
154256reaches Goa
1549624sails to Japan
1549815lands in Kagoshima
155010
goes to Hirado and Yamaguchi
15511
Kyoto
15514
Yamaguchi
15519 (first half)
leaves Yamaguchi
155111
leaves Japan
155212
dies in Sancian (China)
a statue of Xavier
Xavier's Statue
by Fr. Ruggeri
Xavier statue by F. Aizcorbe
Statue of Francis Xavier
by Faustino Aizcorbe
(a gift from the
"Sociedad Yamaguchi"
of Pamplona).
xavier monument in KAMEYAMA

Xavier's memorial monument
(IDOBATA) in Kameyama park
Xavier's monument in MIYANO square

Xavier's memorial park
in Yamaguchi City, Miyano
Xavier's Letter
Xavier's Letter
Written from Cochin (India)
on January 20, 1548,
this letter was addressed to
the king of Portugal John III.