Ante Diem VI Dec. AUC 2758/AUC 7514
Today is the Feast of St Sylvester, Ab., with a Commemoration of St Peter of Alexandria, BM.
Their biographies from The Catholic Encyclopædia:
From Ted Hewitt's Group:
Today in history:
AD 399, His Holiness, St Siricius ends his reign as Pope.
AD 579, His Holiness Pelagius II begins his reign as Pope.
AD 1793, Red, Revolutionary Republican calendar replaces Gregorian calendar in France in an attempt to destro the Faith.
AD 1965, France launches 1st satellite, 92 lb (42 kg) A1-capsule (Asterix), named for my favourite comic book hero!