St George’s Day (Christian) ‑ England
|Event Name||St George’s Day (Christian) - England|
|Start Date||23rd Apr 2017 12:00am|
Saint George's Day is the feast day of Saint George and the National Day for England, although it is not an official national holiday in England. It is celebrated by various Christian churches and by the several nations, kingdoms, countries, and cities of which Saint George is the patron saint. Saint George's Day is celebrated on 23 April, the traditionally accepted date of Saint George's death in 303 AD. According to legend, he was a soldier in the Roman army who killed a dragon and saved a princess.