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Hyacinthe-Sigismond Cardinal Gerdil, B. †

Deceased

Prefect of the Congregation for Propagation of the Faith

Cardinal-Priest of Santa Cecilia


Events

DateAgeEventTitle
23 Jun 1718BornSamoëns, Switzerland
11 Jun 174123.0Ordained PriestPriest of Clerics Regular of St. Paul
17 Feb 177758.7AppointedTitular Bishop of Dibon (Dibona)
2 Mar 177758.7Ordained BishopTitular Bishop of Dibon (Dibona)
23 Jun 177759.0Elevated to CardinalIn Pectore
15 Dec 177759.5AppointedCardinal-Priest of San Giovanni a Porta Latina
15 Dec 177759.5Elevated to Cardinal
20 Sep 178466.2AppointedCardinal-Priest of Santa Cecilia
27 Feb 179576.7AppointedPrefect of the Congregation for Propagation of the Faith
12 Aug 180284.1DiedPrefect of the Congregation for Propagation of the Faith

MicroData Summary for Hyacinthe-Sigismond Gerdil:
Hyacinthe-Sigismond Cardinal Gerdil B. (born , died ) Prefect of Propagation of the Faith

  • a priest for 61.2 years
  • a bishop for 25.4 years
  • a cardinal for 25.1 years
Episcopal Lineage / Apostolic Succession:

Source(s):
  • b: The Cardinals of the Holy Roman Church, 23 Jun 1777

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