13 March 2013

Pope Francis (Jorge Mario Bergoglio, S.J.) Biography

Pope Francis

Jorge Mario Bergoglio, S.J.

Pope (Roma {Rome})


17 Dec 193676.2BornBuenos Aires
13 Dec 196933.0Ordained PriestPriest of Society of Jesus
20 May 199255.4AppointedAuxiliary Bishop of Buenos Aires, Argentina
20 May 199255.4AppointedTitular Bishop of Auca
27 Jun 199255.5Ordained BishopTitular Bishop of Auca
3 Jun 199760.5AppointedCoadjutor Archbishop of Buenos Aires, Argentina
28 Feb 199861.2SucceededArchbishop of Buenos Aires, Argentina
6 Nov 199861.9AppointedBishop of Argentina, Faithful of the Eastern Rites
21 Feb 200164.2Elevated to Cardinal
21 Feb 200164.2AppointedCardinal-Priest of San Roberto Bellarmino
13 Mar 201376.2ElectedPope (Roma {Rome}, Italy)
19 Mar 201376.3InstalledPope (Roma {Rome}, Italy)

Please contact the Pope through the Diocese of Roma {Rome}.

  • a priest for 43.25 years
  • a bishop for 20.71 years
  • a cardinal for 12.1 years (Elected Pope)
  • a pope for 0.00 years
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