The religious leader Maximilian Kolbe died at the age of 47. Here is all you want to know, and more!
Biography - A Short Wiki
Beatified by Pope Paul VI in 1971 and later canonized by Pope John Paul II, he heroically took the place of a stranger given a death sentence at the infamous Auschwitz concentration camp.
He was born in Zduńska Wola in the Kingdom of Poland.