February 28 1912
One of the most influential American Christian Brothers, Brother Justin (McMahon), died on this day. He became the first Visitor of the San Francisco District in 1868 and guided the expansion of the Institute in California and other states as well.
Brother Angelus Gabriel, The Christian Brothers in the United States 1848-1948 : A Century of Catholic Education (NY: McMullen, 1948), pp. 458-463.