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Giacomo Cardinal Biffi

Archbishop Emeritus of Bologna

Cardinal-Priest of Santi Giovanni Evangelista e Petronio


Events

DateAgeEventTitle
13 Jun 1928 BornMilano
23 Dec 195022.5Ordained PriestPriest of Milano {Milan}, Italy
7 Dec 197547.5AppointedAuxiliary Bishop of Milano {Milan}, Italy
7 Dec 197547.5AppointedTitular Bishop of Fidenae
11 Jan 197647.6Ordained BishopTitular Bishop of Fidenae
19 Apr 198455.8AppointedArchbishop of Bologna, Italy
1 Jun 198456.0InstalledArchbishop of Bologna, Italy
25 May 198556.9Elevated to Cardinal
25 May 198556.9AppointedCardinal-Priest of Santi Giovanni Evangelista e Petronio
16 Dec 200375.5RetiredArchbishop of Bologna, Italy

MicroData Summary for Giacomo Biffi:
Cardinal Giacomo Biffi (born ) Archbishop Emeritus of Bologna

Please contact the Cardinal through the Archdiocese of Bologna.

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

Source(s):
  • ob/c2: Le Petit Episcopologe, Issue 130
  • b: The Cardinals of the Holy Roman Church

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