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Who was St. Francis Xavier? - History and Civics

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Who was St. Francis Xavier?

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He was one of the founders of the Society of Jesus. He toured many regions of Asia, especially those areas that were controlled by the Portuguese at that time. He had gone to Japan and the islands of Borneo and Moluccas (now in Indonesia). However, as a missionary, his most notable successes were only in India.

Concept: Influence of Christianity
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