John George Vlazny

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Birthday
22, 1937
Birthplace
Illinois
Birth Sign
Pisces
Birthday
22, 1937 (age 81)
Birthplace
Illinois

About

American prelate of the Catholic Church who was the archbishop of Portland in Oregon from 1997 to 2013.

Before Fame

He received a BA in 1958 from St. Mary of the Lake Seminary in Mundelein.

Trivia

He's an opponent of assisted suicide and spoke out against Oregon's Death with Dignity Act, which passed in 1998.

Family Life

He is of Czech descent.

Associated With

His resignation as archbishop of Portland was accepted by Pope Benedict XVI in 2013.