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George Basil Cardinal Hume, O.S.B. †

Deceased

Archbishop of Westminster, England

Cardinal-Priest of San Silvestro in Capite


Events

DateAgeEventTitle
2 Mar 1923BornNewcastle-on-Tyne
194521.8Solemn ProfessedMember of Order of Saint Benedict
23 Jul 195027.4Ordained PriestPriest of Order of Saint Benedict
9 Feb 197652.9AppointedArchbishop of Westminster, England, Great Britain
25 Mar 197653.1Ordained BishopArchbishop of Westminster, England, Great Britain
24 May 197653.2Elevated to Cardinal
24 May 197653.2AppointedCardinal-Priest of San Silvestro in Capite
17 Jun 199976.3DiedArchbishop of Westminster, England, Great Britain

MicroData Summary for George Basil Hume:
George Basil Cardinal Hume O.S.B. (born , died ) Archbishop of Westminster

  • a priest for 48.9 years
  • a bishop for 23.2 years
  • a cardinal for 23.1 years
Episcopal Lineage / Apostolic Succession:

Source(s):
  • ob/c2/d: Le Petit Episcopologe, Issue 155, Deceased Cardinals (back)
  • d: Le Petit Episcopologe, Issue 158, Necrology (back)
  • b: Arundel to Zabi, Page 128, and Page 129

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