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O'Hara, John Francis

Born: 1888 AD
Died: 1960 AD, at 72 years of age.

Nationality: American
Categories: Clergymen


1888 - Born on the 1st of August in Ann Arbor, Michigan.

1933 - He served as Instructor of Religion, Dean of the College of Commerce.

1934 - He was one of the directors of Catholic army and navy Chaplains during World War ll.

1939 - He was appointed Apostolic Vicar for the US Military Forces and Titular Bishop of Milasa.

1940 - He received his Episcopal Consecration from was promoted to the fifth Francis Spellman.

1945 - He was named the eighth Bishop of Buffalo.

1951 - He was promoted to the fifth Archbishop of Philadelphia.

1958 - He was created Cardinal Priest of Ss. Andrea e Gregorio al Monte Celio by Pope John XXlll in the Consistory.

1960 - He died on the 28th of August in Philadelphia.


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