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Hans Hermann Cardinal Groër, O.S.B. †


Archbishop Emeritus of Wien {Vienna}, Austria

Cardinal-Priest of Santi Gioacchino ed Anna al Tuscolano


13 Oct 1919Born
12 Apr 194222.4Ordained PriestPriest of Wien {Vienna}, Austria
8 Sep 197656.9EnteredPriest of Order of Saint Benedict
8 Sep 197757.9ProfessedPriest of Order of Saint Benedict
8 Sep 198060.9Solemn VowsPriest of Order of Saint Benedict
15 Jul 198666.7AppointedArchbishop of Wien {Vienna}, Austria
14 Sep 198666.9Ordained BishopArchbishop of Wien {Vienna}, Austria
21 Feb 198767.3AppointedOrdinary of Austria, Faithful of Byzantine Rite (Byzantine)
28 Jun 198868.7Elevated to Cardinal
28 Jun 198868.7AppointedCardinal-Priest of Santi Gioacchino ed Anna al Tuscolano
14 Sep 199575.9RetiredArchbishop of Wien {Vienna}, Austria
14 Sep 199575.9RetiredOrdinary of Austria, Faithful of Byzantine Rite (Byzantine)
24 Mar 200383.4DiedArchbishop Emeritus of Wien {Vienna}, Austria

MicroData Summary for Hans Hermann Groër
(VIAF: 40183659; WikiData: Q78995)
Hans Hermann Cardinal Groër O.S.B. (born , died ) Archbishop Emeritus of Wien {Vienna}

Birth PlaceWien, Archdiocese of Wien {Vienna}
Ordained BishopSt. Etienne, Cathedral, Wien, Archdiocese of Wien {Vienna}
Death PlaceSankt Pölten, Diocese of Sankt Pölten
Buried Place (Original)Cistercian, Convent, Marienfeld

  • a priest for 60.9 years
  • a bishop for 16.5 years
  • a cardinal for 14.7 years
Episcopal Lineage / Apostolic Succession:

  • ob/c2/d: Le Petit Episcopologe, Issue 170, Deceased Cardinals (back)
  • d: Le Petit Episcopologe, Issue 173, Necrology (back)
  • ob/c2: Le Petit Episcopologe, Issue 174, Deceased Cardinals (back)
  • ob/c2+: Le Petit Episcopologe, Issue 99, Number 8,552


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