James Francis McIntyre

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Birthday
25, 1886
Birthplace
New York
Death Date
Jul 16, 1979 (93)
Birth Sign
Cancer
Birthday
25, 1886
Birthplace
New York
Death Date
Jul 16, 1979 (93)

About

American prelate of the Roman Catholic Church who was the Archbishop of Los Angeles from 1948 to 1970.

Before Fame

He was a runner on the New York Stock Exchange, working for the brokerage firm of H.L. Horton & Co, during his teens but declined a full time job there to join the Priesthood.

Trivia

He was often maligned for not sufficiently supporting the civil rights movement.

Family Life

His mother was a dressmaker.

Associated With

He was one of the cardinal electors in the papal conclave of 1963, which elected Pope Paul VI.