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Where did St. Louis get its name?

It is possible that St. Louis, Missouri received its name from the 13th Century King of France, Louis IX. After his contributions to later crusades and his control and relative subjugation of feudal France. Louis IX (St. Louis) was canonized… Full Answer

Is Saint Louis a person?

The person known as "Saint Louis" was King Louis IX of France, who was born in 1214 and ruled from 1226 until his death in 1270. The city of St. Louis in Missouri, United States is named after him, as… Full Answer