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Robert Runcie
Birth: Oct. 2, 1921
Crosby
Merseyside, England
Death: Jul. 12, 2000
St Albans
Hertfordshire, England

Lord Robert Runcie served as Archbishop of Canterbury from 1980 to 1991 and presided over the wedding of Prince Charles and Lady Diana Spencer. He was also notable for the Terry Waite hostage crisis in Beirut, campaining for his release. He also welcomed the visit to England of the Pope in 1982, the first visit since Britain's split with Rome in the 16th century. He also paved the way of accepting female priests into the church as well as criticising the policies of Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher. (bio by: Kieran Smith) 

Cause of death: Cancer
 
Burial:
Saint Albans Cathedral
St Albans
St Albans District
Hertfordshire, England
Plot: Buried in the small graveyard adjacent to the cathedral
 
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Record added: Apr 29, 2001
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Into thy hand I commit my spirit; thou hast redeemed me, Jehovah, thou God of truth. Psalm 31
- David Martin
 Added: Jun. 3, 2013
Rest In Peace, Beloved Lord Runcie!
- Eman Bonnici
 Added: Jan. 14, 2012

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 Added: Dec. 4, 2011
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