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Blessed Pier Giorgio Frassati (1901-1925) Pier Giorgio Frassati was born in 1901 to a rich and politically influential family of Turin, Italy. His mother was a painter, his father an agnostic who became Italian ambassador to Germany. A pious youth, average student, outstanding athlete and mountain climber, Pier was extremely popular with his peers and […]