influence on society
- born on August 26th , 1910
- died on September 5th , 2005
- Mother Teresa is famous for being the founder of the orders of the missionaries of charity, a roman catholic congregation of women dedicated to helping the poor.
- she took her vows to be a nun in 1931 ,choosing the name Teresa to honor Saints Therese of Avila
- she won many awards including the Nobel Peace prize .