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Find A Grave - Former Cathedral Of Saint Vibiana
Vibiana d. August 31, 250 (circa) Roman Catholic Saint. A 3rd Century Christian martyr, she is the patron saint of the Archdiocese of Los Angeles, California. Her relics are enshrined there. All we know about her is that she died for her faith, and the history of her sainthood is an odyssey reflecting the growth of the city and changes within the Catholic Church at large. The existence of Vibiana was discovered in Rome on December 9, 1853, during excavation of the Pretestato Catacombs near the Appian Way. Workmen unearthed a <...[Read More] (Bio by: Bobb Edwards) Former Cathedral Of Saint Vibiana, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, USA Plot: Enshrined here from 1876 to 1996. Building deconsecrated, now the Vibiana events center [unmarked]