St. Monica

Born: 3310 AD
Died: 3870 AD
Nationality: African
Categories: Saint

331 – Born at Tagaste (located in modern-day Algeria, North Africa) in the department of Constantine.

 

370 – She was able to convert her husband and his mother to the Catholic faith.

 

387 – St. Augustine was baptized by St. Ambrose.

 

         – St. Monica died later that same year at the age of 56, on the way back to Africa from Rome in the Italian town of Ostia.