March 17, the purported date of his death, is now celebrated as Saint Patrick's Day.
|Who||Bishop of Armagh|
|Birth Date||5th Century|
|Death Date||March 17, 5th Century|
|Country||Ireland / England|
|Cause of Death||unknown|
I was ordained as a priest by Germanus of Auxerre.
Ballymena, Ireland - Was captured and sold into slavery here, worked as a shepherd, 5th Century.
Wicklow, Ireland - Sailed from here after escaping captivity, years later returned as a missionary, 5th Century.
Auxerre, France - Studied here, 5th Century.
Tours, France - Studied here, 5th Century.
Armagh, Ireland - Founded this town, was Bishop of this town, 5th Century.
Downpatrick, Ireland - Possibly buried here, 5th Century.