His father was the Count of Arona and his mother a member of the House of Medici.
continue reading Saint Charles Borromeo was born on October 2, 1538 at the castle of Arona on Lake Maggiore near Milan.
Inside are even more sculptures along with an extensive collection of medieval stained glass.
The first record of a cathedral in Regensburg dates from about 700 AD; the Diocese of Regensburg was officially established by St. In the late 700s or early 800s, a Carolingian cathedral replaced the original building.
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