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The second day of January.

Events[]

  • 533: Mercurius becomes Pope John II, the first pope to adopt a new name upon elevation to the papacy.
  • 1492: Unification of Spain. Boabdil, the last Moorish King of Granada, surrenders his city to the army of Ferdinand and Isabella after a lengthy siege.
  • 2006: Kirk Cameron and Ray Comfort begin broadcasting The Way of the Master radio series.

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Roman Catholicism[]

Eastern Orthodox[]

  • Hieromartyr Theogenes of Parium, bishop on the Hellespont (320)
  • Saint Ammon of Tabennisi, monk
  • Saint Sylvester of the Kiev Caves (12th century)
  • Venerable Theopemtus, monk
  • Saint Theodota, mother of Saints Cosmas and Damian
  • Venerable Mark the deaf-mute
  • Martyr Sergius of Caesarea in Cappadocia
  • Martyr Theopistus
  • Saint Cosmas of Constantinople, archbishop (1075)
  • Martyr Zorsisus (1770)
  • Righteous Juliana of Lazarevo (1604)
  • Martyr George the Georgian
  • Saint Sylvester, Pope of Rome (335)
  • Repose of abbess Thaisia of Leushino (1915)
Months and days of the year
January 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31
February 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 (29)
March 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31
April 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30
May 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31
June 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30
July 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31
August 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31
September 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30
October 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31
November 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30
December 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31


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