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St. Andrews Day
November 30, 60AD is probably the date that St Andrew died, which is the reason St. Andrews Day falls on this date every year.
St Andrew, as indicated by Christianity's lessons, was one of Jesus Christ's messengers and was conceived in Bethsaida, in Galilee, now part of Israel. After his death, his remains were moved to Constantinople, now Istanbul, by Emperor Constantine. He was acclaimed in Scotland from around 1,000 AD but however, didn't turn into the patron saint of Scotland until the marking of the Declaration of Arbroath in 1320.
The Saltire Flag
Like Jesus, Andrew kicked the bucket as a saint and was executed in Greece on an X-formed cross in 60 AD, as opposed to the 'T' shape cross that Jesus was crucified on. This kind of cross is otherwise called a saltire - the image that makes up the Scottish flag.
Another Premonition
It is also said by ages of Scotsmen that the Scottish flag, the white saltire cross on a blue background originated in a fight battled in the Dark Ages between the Picts and Scots and the Angles of Northumbria. Around the eighth century, a multitude of Picts and Scots under King Angus wound up encompassed by a power of Angles under their pioneer Athelstan. Lord Angus pleaded sincerely for deliverance to God and the holy people. That night Saint Andrew appeared to the King and guaranteed them triumph.
The following day, when the fight started, the vision of the white was seen by all in the blue sky. This so supported the Picts and Scots and startled their foes that they won the battle.
The Saltire
The Saltire flag is a blue banner with a white cross from corner to corner. It's accepted to be the most recognizedfag in Europe. The flag uses a sky blue foundation, known as Pantone 300. Nearby the imperial banner, the Lion Rampant, the Saltire can be seen flying in the hordes of worldwide brandishing occasions, at holy places and on national and local government buildings on St. Andrews Day.