Alfred Clifton Hughes

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Birthday
2, 1932
Birthplace
Massachusetts
Birth Sign
Sagittarius
Birthday
2, 1932 (age 85)
Birthplace
Massachusetts

About

American prelate of the Roman Catholic Church who served as the 13th Archbishop of New Orleans from 2002 to 2009.

Before Fame

He received a Bachelor's in philosophy from St. John;s Seminary College in 1954.

Trivia

Hurricane Katrina drove away nearly a quarter of his archdiocese's former members and left it with nearly $300 million in physical damage.

Family Life

His younger brother, Kenneth, is a Jesuit priest.

Associated With

He was appointed the new Archbishop of New Orleans by Pope John Paul II in 2002.