1330 – Born in Sweden. Swedish abbess and saint.
– She was the daughter of an even more famous woman-Saint Bridget (Birgitta) of Sweden.
1348 – She went to Rome, where her mother had gone after the death of Catherine’s father.
1350 – Catherine was married to Egard Lydersson von Kyren, who died shortly after she left for Rome to join Bridget as her constant companion.
1373 – She did not return to Sweden until after Bridget’s death.
– Catherine entered a monastery at Vatzan, where after a life of severe penance.
– Catherine became superior of the order.
1381 – Died on March 24th.
1484 – She was venerated as a saint by Pope Innocent VIII.