Jean Pierre Ricard

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Birthday
26, 1944
Birthplace
France
Birth Sign
Libra
Birthplace
France

About

French cardinal of the Roman Catholic church who was appointed as the archbishop of Bordeaux et Bazes in 2001.

Before Fame

He obtained a degree in theology from the Institut Catholique de Paris.

Trivia

He has been a major figure in the Church's efforts to bring peace to the Darfur region of Sudan.

Family Life

He was raised by his parents Georges and Jeanine in Marseille.

Associated With

He was made a Cardinal-Priest of Sant'Agostino in the consistory by Pope Benedict XVI in 2006.