Check out the famous people who died on this day March 17
St Patrick, patron St of Ireland, dies in Saul (according to legend) Saint Patrick's Day is observed on March 17, the date of Patrick's death. It is celebrated both in and outside of Ireland, as both a liturgical and non-liturgical holiday. In the dioceses of Ireland it is both a solemnity and a holy day of obligation and outside of Ireland, it can be a celebration of Ireland itself. St Patrick was active as a missionary in Ireland during the second half of the 5th century.
Death is Like Taxes
We all pay the price some day
Lest All Rest In Peace