This Day in Province History: August 21, 1946

The Board of Directors of the future Universidad Catolica de Santo Tomas de Villanueva, Cuba, met on this day and resolved to found and establish the university. The Board included the Prior Provincial, the Archbishop of Havana, the Apostolic Nuncio, Frs. Lorenzo Spirali, James Hurley, Harry Daley, and a layman, Dr. Ignacio del Valle.