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Seniority by Priestly Ordination

YearsNameCurrent Title
Most Senior
12 Mar 1949 Jozef Cardinal TomkoPresident Emeritus of the Pontifical Committee for International Eucharistic Congresses, Roman Curia
19 Jun 1949 José Cardinal Freire FalcãoArchbishop Emeritus of Brasília, Distrito Federal, Brazil
26 Jun 1949 Agostino Cardinal CacciavillanPresident Emeritus of the Administration of the Patrimony of the Apostolic See, Roman Curia
19 Mar 1950 Eduardo Cardinal Martínez SomaloChamberlain Emeritus of the Apostolic Chamber, Roman Curia
11 Jun 1950 Francisco Cardinal Alvarez MartínezArchbishop Emeritus of Toledo, Spain
23 Sep 1950 Angelo Cardinal SodanoDean Emeritus of the College of Cardinals, Roman Curia
29 Mar 1951 Jānis Cardinal PujatsArchbishop Emeritus of Riga, Latvia
29 Jun 1951 Pope Joseph RatzingerPope Emeritus of Roma {Rome}, Italy
12 Apr 1952 Luigi Cardinal de MagistrisPro-Major Penitentiary Emeritus of the Apostolic Penitentiary, Roman Curia
20 Dec 1952 Alexandre Cardinal do NascimentoArchbishop Emeritus of Luanda, Angola
25 Jun 1953 Alexandre José Maria Cardinal dos Santos, O.F.M.Archbishop Emeritus of Maputo, Mozambique
28 Jun 1953 Salvatore Cardinal De GiorgiArchbishop Emeritus of Palermo, Italy
Most Junior
8 Jan 2000 Mauro Maria Cardinal Gambetti, O.F.M. Conv.President of the Fabric of St. Peter, Roman Curia
9 Aug 1998 Dieudonné Cardinal Nzapalainga, C.S.Sp.Archbishop of Bangui, Central African Republic
22 Sep 1991 Chibly Cardinal LangloisBishop of Les Cayes, Haïti
29 Jun 1991 Soane Patita Paini Cardinal MafiBishop of Tonga, Pacific (Oceania)
8 Sep 1990 Antoine Cardinal KambandaArchbishop of Kigali, Rwanda
28 Jul 1990 José Tolentino Cardinal Calaça de MendonçaArchivist of the Vatican Apostolic Archive, Roman Curia
21 Apr 1990 Jean-Claude Cardinal Hollerich, S.J.Archbishop of Luxembourg
6 May 1989 Augusto Paolo Cardinal LojudiceArchbishop of Siena-Colle di Val d’Elsa-Montalcino, Italy
8 Oct 1988 Gérald Cyprien Cardinal Lacroix, I.S.P.X.Archbishop of Québec, Canada
14 Aug 1988 Fridolin Cardinal Ambongo Besungu, O.F.M. Cap.Archbishop of Kinshasa, Congo (Dem. Rep.)
11 Jun 1988 Konrad Cardinal KrajewskiAlmoner of the Office of Papal Charities, Roman Curia
21 Nov 1987 Daniel Fernando Cardinal Sturla Berhouet, S.D.B.Archbishop of Montevideo, Uruguay


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