First Apparition of Our Lady of Fatima – May 13, 1917

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On May 13, 1917, Lucia dos Santos, Francisco, and Jacinta Marto were, respectively, ten, nine, and seven years old. As we have said, the three children lived in Aljustrel, a hamlet of the township of Fatima. After three apparitions of the Angel of Portugal in 1916, the children began to receive visits of a luminous