George Hugh Niederauer

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Birthday
14, 1936
Birthplace
California
Birth Sign
Gemini
Birthday
14, 1936 (age 83)
Birthplace
California

About

American bishop of the Roman Catholic Church who served as the Archbishop Emeritus of San Francisco from 2006 to 2012.

Before Fame

He earned a Bachelor's degree in philosophy from St. John's Seminary in Camarillo in 1959.

Trivia

He was the first senior American cleric to state publicly that he viewed "Brokeback Mountain", a film he found "very powerful."

Family Life

He has no siblings.

Associated With

He was made the Bishop of Salt Lake City by Pope John Paul II in 1994.