Monday, August 27, 2007

Monday Basics: Liturgy, Saint of the Day, Mass Readings, Catholic History, Birthdays

Memorial of St. Monica

Today's Mass Readings

On This Day in Catholic History:
1590 - Pope Sixtus V died. (b. 1521)

1809 - Hannibal Hamlin, Vice President of the United States of America (d. 1891)

1865 - Charles G. Dawes, 30th Vice President of the United States and Nobel Peace Prize laureate (d. 1951)

1908 - Lyndon B. Johnson, 36th President of the United States(d. 1973)

1935 - Ernie Broglio, American baseball player

1937 - Tommy Sands, American actor and singer

1955 - Diana Scarwid, American actress

1975 - Jonny Moseley, American skier

Image: Sunset (in Sudtirol)