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Alphonse-Louis Cardinal du Plessis de Richelieu, O. Cart. †

Deceased

Archbishop of Lyon

Cardinal-Priest of Santissima TrinitÓ al Monte Pincio


Events

DateAgeEventTitle
1582¹BornParis
6 Dec 162543.9SelectedArchbishop of Aix, France
27 Apr 162644.3ConfirmedArchbishop of Aix, France
21 Jun 162644.4Ordained BishopArchbishop of Aix, France
Sep 162846.6SelectedArchbishop of Lyon, France
27 Nov 162846.9ConfirmedArchbishop of Lyon, France
19 Nov 162947.8Elevated to Cardinal
4 Jun 163553.4InstalledCardinal-Priest of Santissima TrinitÓ al Monte Pincio
23 Mar 165371.2DiedArchbishop of Lyon, France

Note(s): ¹ Year Uncertain

MicroData Summary for Alphonse-Louis du Plessis de Richelieu:
Alphonse-Louis Cardinal du Plessis de Richelieu O. Cart. (died ) Archbishop of Lyon

  • a bishop for 26.7 years
  • a cardinal for 23.3 years
Episcopal Lineage / Apostolic Succession:

Source(s):
  • b/c2+: The Cardinals of the Holy Roman Church, 19 Nov 1629
  • b: Hierarchia Catholica, Volume 4, Page 89
  • b/c2+: Les Ordinations ╔piscopales, Year 1626, Number 15

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