|AKA Name||Il giorno di Santa Lucia|
|2023 Date||13 December 2023|
|EU Country Common Holidays|
|EU Country National Holidays|
Saint Lucia's Day History
St. Lucia Day seeks to honour one of the earliest Christian saints, St. Lucia. She was killed by romans due to her religious beliefs in 304 CE. In Sweden, this holiday marks the start of the Christmas season. A tradition in Sweden is for young girls to dress in white while distributing baked goods. St. Lucia Day is celebrated each year on December 13th.
Saint Lucia's Day References and Related Siteswww.britannica.com: St. Lucia Day