John Clayton Nienstedt

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Birthday
18, 1947
Birthplace
Michigan
Birth Sign
Pisces
Birthday
18, 1947 (age 71)
Birthplace
Michigan

About

American prelate of the Roman Catholic Church who was installed as the Archbishop of St. Paul and Minneapolis in 2008.

Before Fame

He earned a Bachelor's degree in sacred theology from the Pontifical Gregorian University in Rome in 1972.

Trivia

In 2012 he spent over a half a million dollars of the Church's money to send DVD's and letters to Catholic household that told them to vote for an amendment that would ban same sex marriage in Minnesota.

Family Life

He has two brothers and three sisters.

Associated With

He received the pallium from Pope Benedict XVI in St. Peter's Basilica in 2008.