Cosmas and Damian Feast Day is Today
Quick Fact Sheet:
- Miracle medical workers - first to transplant a human limb onto another person
- Born in Arabia before Islam in the 3rd century
- Specifically lives at Egaea in Cilicia
- They were highly esteemed by the citizens of that area.
- The governor of Cilicia took, tortured and finally killed them for being Christian on September 26, 283.
- They are patron saints of pharmacists (or druggists).