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In King John Shakespeare refers to “Saint George, that swing’d the dragon”, and St George’s Day, 23rd April, is also traditionally celebrated as Shakespeare’s Birthday

from Mail Online

Prince George christening will be attended by just five senior royals

Break in the clouds: After standing in wet, windy conditions crowds gathered in the Autumn sunshine at St James Palace to see the future king


St. George, Austria, c. 1885. St. George the dragon-slayer is the patron saint of soldiers, chivalry, and Boy Scouts. His feast day is April 23.

from A Reader's Guide to Orthodox Icons

Saint George and the Dragon in Iconography

Russian Icon of St George, based on a 15th Century depiction. My new Bulgarian-American granddaughter was born on the day of Saint George. I think she needs another icon, as well as the book Saint George and the Dragon. :)

from HOLA

Prince William attends St Patrick's Day without Kate Middleton

On Thursday Prince William travelled to Hounslow to carry out a solo engagement – the presenting of St Patrick's Day shamrocks to the Irish Guards