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Temple, William

Born: 1881 AD
Died: 1944 AD
Nationality: British
Categories: Bishops

1881 – Born on the 15th of October in Exeter, Devonshire, England.

1896-1902 – Served as archbishop of Canterbury.

1909 – The younger Temple lectured in philosophy at Queen’s College, Oxford, and was ordained to the priesthood.

1910 – Headmaster of Repton School.

1914–1917 – He became the leader of the Life and Liberty movement, an unofficial body designed to stimulate change in the governance of the Church of England.

1919-1921 – He was successively a canon of Westminster.

1921 – Bishop of Manchester.

1929 – Archbishop of York.

1942 – Archbishop of Canterbury.

1944 – Died on the 26th of October in Westgate on Sea, Kent.