Veuillot, Pierre

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Name
Veuillot, Pierre Gender: M
Pierre Marie Joseph Veuillot
born on 5 January 1913 at 11:45 (= 11:45 AM )
Place Paris, France, 48n52, 2e20
Timezone GMT h0e (is standard time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Geslain
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_capcol.18.gif 14°34' s_mo.18.gif s_sagcol.18.gif 22°31 Asc.s_aricol.18.gif 27°16'



Biography

French Roman Catholic Cardinal and Archbishop of Paris.

He was ordained on 26 March 1939 in Paris. He served as a member of the parochial clergy until 1942, when he went to work in the Vatican Secretariat of State. In 1959, Pope John XXIII appointed him Bishop of Angers. He remained in Angers until 12 June 1961, when he was appointed Coadjutor Archbishop of Paris with the titular see of Constantia in Thracia. He succeeded as Archbishop of Paris on 1 December 1966. He was created and proclaimed Cardinal-Priest of San Luigi dei Francesi by Pope Paul VI on 26 June 1967.

He died suddenly of leukemia on 14 February 1968 at the age of 55, having been a cardinal for only 6 months.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Events

Source Notes

Didier Geslain archive, 'religion2' pdf file, p. 191.

Categories

  • Vocation : Religion : Ecclesiastics/ western (Catholic Archbishop)