St Lucia's Day

St Lucia's Day Quick Facts - EU

AKA NameIl giorno di Santa Lucia
2023 Date13 December 2023
St Lucia Day

St 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.

St Lucia's Day References and Related Sites

www.britannica.com: St. Lucia Day

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