Alexius II

Born: 1929 AD
Currently alive, at 87 years of age.
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1929 – Alexius II was born in Tallinn, Estonia on the 23rd of February.

1949 – Attended and graduated from Leningrad clerical seminary.

1950 – Ordained as a deacon.

1953 – Attended and graduated from Leningrad clerical academy.

1961 – Became the Bishop of Tallinn and Estonia on the 14th of August.

1964 – Promoted to Archbishop on the 23rd of June.

1968 – Became Russian Orthodox metropolitan of Tallinn at the age of 39 on the 25th of February.

1986 – Became Russian Orthodox metropolitan of Leningrad and Novgorod.

1990 – Became the new Russian Orthodox patriarch of Moscow of The Russian Orthodox Church.