Also known as the saint of the gutters, Mother Teresa spent 45 years of her life serving the underprivileged and destitute in the city. She treated the sick, poor, orphans, etc. and was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 1979. Mother Teresa lies in eternal rest at Mother House, the head quarters of Missionaries of Charity, the order she founded.
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