Saint Nick: bishop, wonderworker and Santa’s predecessor

Saint Nick: the story behind the historical figure ... The saint we know as “Saint Nicholaos” was born in  270 AD in Patara, a flourishing maritime and commercial city on the Mediterranean coast of Turkey. For your trivia information, Patara was allegedly 'founded' by Pararus, a son of the Greek mythological god, Apollo and is mentioned in … Continue reading Saint Nick: bishop, wonderworker and Santa’s predecessor