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San Diego de la Unión, Guanajuato, Mexico — The Central Highlands (North America)
 

San Diego de Alcalá

 
 
San Diego de Alcalá Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By J. Makali Bruton, July 5, 2020
1. San Diego de Alcalá Marker
Inscription.  

San Diego de Alcalá
Nacimiento: 14 de noviembre de 1400 en San Nicolás del Puerto, Sevilla, España
Fallecimiento: 13 de noviembre de 1463 en Alcalá de Henares, Madrid, España a sus 63 años.
Canonizado: 10 de julio de 1588 (único santo canonizado en la edad media)
Sea esta imagen la que guarde por siempre el testimonio de la fe de este pueblo de San Diego de la Unión, Guanajuato.

English translation:
San Diego de Alcalá
Birth: November 14, 1400 in San Nicolás del Puerto, Seville, Spain
Death: November 13, 1463 in Alcalá de Henares, Madrid, Spain at age 63. Canonized: July 10, 1588 (only saint canonized in the Middle Ages)
That this image shall forever provide a testimony of the faith of this town of San Diego de la Unión, Guanajuato.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Charity & Public WorkChurches & Religion. A significant historical date for this entry is July 10, 1588.
 
Location. 21° 28.3′ N, 100° 52.257′ W. Marker is in San Diego de la Unión, Guanajuato. Marker is on Vista Hermosa,
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in the median. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: San Diego de la Unión GTO 37850, Mexico. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 3 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. General Xavier Mina and the Hacienda El Bizcocho (approx. 0.6 kilometers away); Relics of San Diego de Alcalá (approx. 0.7 kilometers away); Padre Méndez (approx. 1.1 kilometers away).
 
Also see . . .  Saint Didadus of Alcala. (Submitted on July 6, 2020, by J. Makali Bruton of Accra, Ghana.)
 
San Diego de Alcalá Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By J. Makali Bruton, July 5, 2020
2. San Diego de Alcalá Marker
San Diego de Alcalá statue detail image. Click for full size.
Photographed By J. Makali Bruton, July 5, 2020
3. San Diego de Alcalá statue detail
The statue includes a sculptor's mark of "Ramirez Ponzanelli."
San Diego de Alcalá Marker and Statue image. Click for full size.
Photographed By J. Makali Bruton, July 5, 2020
4. San Diego de Alcalá Marker and Statue
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 7, 2020. It was originally submitted on July 6, 2020, by J. Makali Bruton of Accra, Ghana. This page has been viewed 88 times since then and 9 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on July 6, 2020, by J. Makali Bruton of Accra, Ghana.

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