1779: Born in the Burgundy town of Joigny France
1800: Founds the Society of the Sacred Heart
1801: Sophie and two other women set up a house in Amiens.
1806: Elected first Superior General of the Society
1818: The Society expands beyond France to North America, Savoy, Italy, Belgium, Ireland, England, and Algeria, the Polish region of Austria, the Tyrol, Spain, Westphalia, and Holland.
1865: Dies in Paris, France.
1908: Beatified by Pope Pius X
1925: Sophie is canonized by Pope Pius XI