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Born - not applicable. Died - not applicable. Michael the Archangel the leader of God's army during the Lucifer uprising. Devotion is common to Christians, Jews and Muslims. The feast of the Apparition of Saint Michael commemorates his 6th century appearance on Mount Gargano, near Manfredonia, in Southern Italy. He asked for a church to be built, in his honour, on the site. He's the patron saint of grocers, greengrocers; Protector of Cornwall & many other others - including Storms at Sea.