She became pious fairly late in life aged 64.
At 77 she took a pilgrimage to Palestine where she is said to have found pieces of the True Cross. Every souvenir shop stocked such relics in those days.
St. Helena Facts and Figures
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Alternative names: Flavia Iulia Helena Augusta
Birth and Death Dates: 248-328
Celebration or Feast Day: Unknown at present
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Article last revised on May 26, 2019 by the Godchecker data dwarves.
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