San Diego is also Saint James, the Patron of Spain
posted on 10/16/2001 10:39:04 PM PDT
Then I could be wrong on that point. I assumed it was named after Juan Diego, since he is revered as being a part of this story.
posted on 10/16/2001 10:56:51 PM PDT
You are mistaken, Santiago, St. James, is the patron Saint of Spain.
posted on 10/17/2001 10:39:13 AM PDT
Saint Didacus of Alcalá, more familiar as San Diego, was a lay brother of the Order of Friars Minor who died at Alcalá de Henares, Spain, November 12, 1463.
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