ST. ALEXANDRA –
A closet Christian and the wife of Emperor Diocletian, Empress Alexandra came upon a soldier – Saint George, being punished for proclaiming himself a Christian. She begged the Emperor to free those who believe in Christ, but he was outraged by her suggestion, ordering her to the same fate as Saint George.
d. 4/21/303 Rome
Patronage: Defender of humanity
Feast Day: April 23
Memorial Day Apr 23