Lomza, Poland, November 1, 1885 – Sachsenhausen, Germany, December 20, 1940
Blessed Michal Piaszczynski, Polish diocesan priest, was born in Lomza on November 1, 1885 and died in Sachsenhausen, Germany, December 20, 1940. Beatified by Pope John Paul II in Warsaw (Poland) on June 13, 1999 with 107 Polish martyrs.
Roman Martyrology: In the prison camp of Sachsenhausen in Germany, blessed Michal Piaszczynski, priest who, for his Polish origin, was made a martyr in a foreign prison because of his faith, reached between the torments to heavenly glory.
SOURCE: Santi e Beati