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Baum, Cardinal. William Wakefield b. November 21, 1926 d. July 23, 2015 Roman Catholic Cardinal. He served as Archbishop of Washington from 1973 until 1980. Elevated to the status of Cardinal by Pope Paul VI in 1976, he held the distinction for being the longest serving Cardinal in American history (thirty-nine years). He was nominated perfect of the Congregation for Catholic Education (1980 until 1990) and served as Major Penitentiary of the Apostolic Penitentiary from 1990 until 2001. Raised in Kansas City, Missouri, his mother a Catholic remarried a Jewish...[Read More] (Bio by: C.S.) Cathedral of Saint Matthew the Apostle, Washington, District of Columbia, District Of Columbia, USA Plot: Cathedral Crypt
O'Boyle, Cardinal. Patrick Aloysius b. July 18, 1896 d. August 10, 1987 Religious Leader. A native of Scranton, Pennsylvania, O'Boyle was ordained a Priest of New York, New York, on May 21, 1921, appointed Archbishop of Washington, D.C., on November 27, 1947, ordained Bishop of Washington, D.C., on January 14, 1948, installed as Bishop of Washington, D.C., on January 21, 1948, elevated to Cardinal on June 26, 1967, appointed Cardinal-Priest of S. Nicola in Carcere, and retired as Archbishop of Washington, D.C., on March 3, 1973. O'Boyle passed away on August 10...[Read More] (Bio by: K) Cathedral of Saint Matthew the Apostle, Washington, District of Columbia, District Of Columbia, USA