James Stafford

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Birthday
26, 1932
Birthplace
Maryland
Birth Sign
Leo
Birthday
26, 1932 (age 86)
Birthplace
Maryland

About

American cardinal with the Catholic Church who was the Archbishop of Denver from 1986 to 1996.

Before Fame

He wanted to pursue a career in medicine until the death of a close friend caused him to reconsider and join a seminary.

Trivia

He served as Major Penitentiary of the Apostolic Penitentiary from 2003 to 2009.

Family Life

His father owned a furniture store in Baltimore.

Associated With

He was elevated to the cardinalate by Pope John Paul II in 1998.