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March11837
Congregation of Holy Cross Founded
Father Moreau founded the Congregation of Holy Cross 175 years ago in France. Since then, missions have been started across the globe.
Keywords: holy cross, basil moreau, csc, congregation of holy cross, congregatio a sancta cruce, cross, anchors, university of portland
May271838
Father Sorin ordained
Father Sorin is ordained in France, joining the Congregation of Holy Cross.
Keywords: father sorin, basil moreau, congregation of holy cross, bishop bouvier, bishop hailendière
September131841
Fr. Sorin arrives in New York
Father Sorin and crew make the long journey to the New World.
Keywords: father sorin, holy cross, father moreau
June61843
Reinforcements set sail
Two years prior, the original seven founders of Notre Dame set sail from France. Today, six more would cross the sea to join them.
Keywords: father sorin, holy cross, brothers of holy cross, sisters of holy cross, father cointet, father marivault, father gouesse
July21863
Fr. Corby gives general absolution at Gettysburg
In one of the most famous scenes from the Civil War and the Battle of Gettysburg, Father Corby gives general absolution to the Union soldiers.
Keywords: father corby, civil war, holy cross, irish brigade, gettysburg
October311893
Fr. Sorin passes away
The founder of the University of Notre Dame passes away at the age of 79.
Keywords: father sorin, st edwards, great fire, shipwreck, minims, holy cross cemetery, cemetery, father john cavanuagh, father zahm
May301911
Fair Catch Corby unveiled on campus
Two time president of Notre Dame, Father Corby has a statue dedicated on campus.
Keywords: civil war, fair catch corby, gettysburg, father corby, holy cross, irish brigade, corby hall
May251917
Happy Birthday Father Hesburgh!
Happy Birthday Father Hesburgh!
Keywords: father hesburgh, father joyce, president eisenhower, civil rights, martin luther king jr, father doyle, father collins, international atomic energy agency, holy cross
June101940
Fr. Hesburgh returns to the US
With World War II engulfing Europe, Fr. Hesburgh would return to his native soil.
Keywords: father hesburgh, gregorian university, holy cross college, catholic university
June241943
Fr. Hesburgh ordained a C.S.C. Priest
Father Hesburgh recently celebrated serving 70 years as a C.S.C. priest.
Keywords: father hesburgh, holy cross, sacred heart church, guinness book of world records, honorary degrees
October141944
ND Downs Dartmouth in Fenway
Notre Dame's first visit to Fenway Park resulted in a comfortable 64-0 victory.
Keywords: football, dartmouth, fenway park, boston college, haskell institute, holy cross, boley dancewicz, nunzio marino, ed clasby
November31945
The Only Tie Verse Navy
The 1945 Notre Dame-Navy game was probably the strangest game in the series - who played for which team; the 'incident' regarding ND back Elmer Angsman; and the controversial final moments.
Keywords: football, navy, world war ii, elmer angsman, fred earley, bob kelly, bob van summern, frank ruggerio, holy cross, george ratterman, bill leonard, boley dancewicz, phil colella, frank leahy, army, don mcauliffe
March101953
The First NCAA Tournament Game
The Notre Dame men would emerge victorious in their first ever NCAA Tournament game.
Keywords: basketball, ncaa tournament, ucla, holy cross, louisville, depaul, eastern kentucky, jack stephens, william sullivan, richard rosenthal, gerald mcclosky, joe bertrand, norbert lewinski, jim gibbons, john jordan
November41993
Alliance for Catholic Education
The Alliance for Catholic Education program is founded and holds their first information meeting.
Keywords: ace, alliance for catholic education, father tim scully, father sean mcgraw, lafortune, ace advocates, patricia ohara, richard warner, holy cross, dean, law school