Jean Louis Tauran

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Birthday
5, 1943
Birthplace
France
Birth Sign
Aries
Birthday
5, 1943 (age 75)
Birthplace
France

About

French cardinal of the Catholic Church who was installed as the president of the Pontifical Council for Interreligious Dialogue in 2007.

Before Fame

He received licentiates in philosophy and theology and a doctorate in canon law from the Pontifical Gregorian University in Rome.

Trivia

He was the Cardinal Protodeacon during the 2013 papal conclave and thus got to announce the election of Pope Francis and bestow upon him the pallium.

Family Life

He suffers from Parkinson's diseases

Associated With

He was elevated to the cardinalate by Pope John Paul II in 2003.