Mother Of The Famous People On Earth Essays

2382 Words Apr 21st, 2016 10 Pages
Mother Teresa is one of the famous people on earth. She was famous because of what she has done and of how many people she has helped. Her real name is Ganxhe Agnes Bojaxhiu but most people call her Agnes. She was born in August 26 1910. She was born and lived in Skopje, is it a small part of Siberia which is now a part of Yugoslavia. She is the third child of the Bojaxhiu family. She has 2 siblings which are her sister Aga and her brother Lazar. Agnes’ father, Kole Bojaxhiu was a wealthy merchant and a clever businessman. Her father sold medicines, houses, and imported goods from Italy. Her father built the first theater in Skopje. He would always give and donate to churches and fed the poor. When Agnes was eight her father became ill suddenly at a meeting of the city council and after he died the next day. Kole’s sudden death left Agnes’ mother, Drana Bojaxhiu become a single mother with their three children. She couldn’t keep her husband’s business, so instead for a living she used her talent of sewing and making clothes so that she could take care of her children. They became unwealthy but Drana still continue her husband’s generous ways of feeding and helping the poor and the old. Agnes said, “Many of the poor in and around Skopje knew that they became unwealthy and they became empty handed. We had guest in our table every day. First I asked to ask “who are they?” and my mother would always answer, “Some are relatives, but all of them are our…

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