On this day (October 24) - The spectacular Cathedral of Chartres is dedicated in the presence of King Louis IX of France; the cathedral is now a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
image: sculpture of Pythagoras within the tympanum at the right bay of the royal portal of Chartres Cathedral.

On this day (October 24) The spectacular Cathedral of Chartres is dedicated in the presence of King Louis IX of France; the cathedral is now a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

image: sculpture of Pythagoras within the tympanum at the right bay of the royal portal of Chartres Cathedral.