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Richard Cardinal Cushing

AKA Richard James Cushing

Born: 24-Aug-1895
Birthplace: Boston, MA
Died: 2-Nov-1970
Location of death: Boston, MA
Cause of death: Cancer - unspecified
Remains: Buried, St. Coletta's School for Exceptional Children, Hanover, MA

Gender: Male
Religion: Roman Catholic
Race or Ethnicity: White
Occupation: Religion

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Catholic Archbishop of Boston, 1944-70

Father: Patrick Cushing (blacksmith, b. 1861, d. 25-Apr-1924)
Mother: Mary Dahill (b. 1858, d. 27-Sep-1940)

    University: Boston College
    Theological: St. John's Seminary, Boston, MA

    Roman Catholic Cardinal (1958-70)
    Catholic Archbishop of Boston (1944-70)
    Roman Catholic Bishop Titular Bishop of Mela (1939-44)
    Roman Catholic Bishop Auxiliary Bishop of Boston (1939-44)
    Society for the Propagation of the Faith
    Ordained by the Roman Catholic Church 26-May-1921
    Irish Ancestry

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