English author, physiologist, and popularizer of science proposed international language Interglossa wrote "Mathematics for the Million" 1936, "Science for the Citizen" 1938, "The Loom of Language" 1..
English clergyman and hymnist bishop of Calcutta 1822-1826 wrote hymn "Holy, Holy, Holy&qu..
French saint and bishop of Geneva patron saint of writers and the deaf canonized 1..
British-Hanoverian ruler king of Hanover 1837-1851 imposed absolutist constitution 1840 with support of Austria and Prussia son of George III of Brit..
827 – Saint Cyril born in Thessaloniki to a Greek drungarios (a military officer) named Leon and Maria, possibly a Slav from the hinterlands of Thessaloniki. He was a Greek monk, scholar, theologian, and linguist. He is best known today for his work in Christianising the Slavs and, with his brother Saint Methodius, is credited ..
1735 – He was born this year in Upper Marlboro, Maryland. 1753 – He joined the Society of Jesus. 1755 – He began his studies of philosophy and theology at Liège, and after fourteen years (1769) was ordained priest at the age of thirty-four. 1772 – He traveled through Europe as preceptor, ..
1912 – Born on March 1st in Montreal, Quebec. Archbishop of Toronto. – Educated at St. Patrick’s Boy’s School, Montreal College. 1933 – Received his B.A. degree from University of Montreal. 1937 – Ordained as a priest in Montreal. – He supervied the Montreal Catholic School Commission. 1941 – He was ..
1692 – Born in Wantage on the 18th of May. 1714 – He decided to enter the Church of England, and went to Oxford. After holding various other preferments, he became rector of the rich living of Stanhope. 1736 – He was made the head chaplain of King George II’s wife Caroline, on the advice ..
1887 – Born on October 4th in Saint Joseph, Missouri. American Catholic Bishop. 1914 – He was ordained as a priest of Saint Joseph, Missouri on September 19th. 1936 – Appointed and ordained as the bishop of San Diego, California on December 21st. 1939 – Bishop Charles F. Buddy of the San Diego Roman Catholic ..
1835 – Born on the 13th of December in Boston, Massachusetts. 1855 – Attended college at the Boston Latin School and graduated from Harvard University. 1856 – Studied for ordination in the Episcopal Church in the Virginia Theological Seminary at Alexandria, Virginia. 1859 – Graduated from Virginia Theological Seminary, was ordained deacon by Bishop William ..