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May Facts, Customs and Traditions

Gemstone: Emerald Flower: Lilly of the Valley May is named after the Greek goddess, Maia. The month is a time of great celebrations in the northern hemisphere. It is the time when flowers emerge and crops begin to sprout. The Anglo-Saxon name for May was Tri-Milchi, in recognition of the fact that with the lush […]

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10 May Anniversaries and Events

Famous May 10th Births Those born on May 10th share this anniversary with the following famous personalities: Marcus Aurelius Claudius, Roman Emporer was born in 213 BC. Of barbarian stock, possibly from the area now known as Serbia. It is alleged that he murdered his predecessor Gallienus. Sir Dudley North, English Economist, born in 1641. […]

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