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Joseph Cardinal Bernardin

AKA Joseph Louis Bernardin

Born: 2-Apr-1928
Birthplace: Columbia, SC
Died: 14-Nov-1996
Location of death: Chicago, IL
Cause of death: Cancer - Pancreatic
Remains: Buried, Mt. Carmel Cemetery, Hillside, IL

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

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Archbishop of Chicago, 1982-96

Father: Joseph Bernardin (d. cancer)
Mother: Maria Simon
Sister: Elaine

    University: Pre-Med, University of South Carolina
    Theological: BA Philosophy, Saint Mary Seminary, Baltimore (1948)
    Theological: Catholic University of America

    Roman Catholic Cardinal (1983-96)
    Catholic Archbishop of Chicago (1982-96)
    Catholic Archbishop of Cincinnati (1972-82)
    Roman Catholic Bishop Auxiliary Bishop, Archdiocese of Atlanta (1966-68)
    Roman Catholic Bishop Titular Bishop of Ligura (1966-68)
    Pacem in Terris Award 1985
    Presidential Medal of Freedom 1996
    Ordained by the Roman Catholic Church 26-Apr-1952

Author of books:
The Gift of Peace: Personal Reflection (1998)

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