(Saint) Martyr (August 25) (3rd century) A comedian at Rome who, while mimicking the Christian ceremony of Baptism, was miraculously converted and thereupon put to the torture and beheaded, some time in Diocletian’s reign (A.D. 284- A.D. 305).
- Monks of Ramsgate. “Genesius of Rome”. , 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 9 July 2013. Web. 8 October 2015. <>