Spiritual student of Blessed Bartolo da San Gimignano. Hermit who lived for a while in a hollow chestnut tree. Well known for his personal piety and spiritual wisdom, his counsel was sought by rich and poor, and he dealt with all alike.
- “Blessed Vivald of Gimignano“. CatholicSaints.Info. 30 April 2013. Web. 18 April 2015. <>