Rembert Weakland

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Birthday
2, 1927
Birthplace
Pennsylvania
Birth Sign
Aries
Birthday
2, 1927 (age 92)
Birthplace
Pennsylvania

About

Former Archbishop of Milwaukee who paid $450,000 of diocesan funds to a former male lover to prevent a lawsuit in 2002.

Before Fame

He became ordained after studying theology at St. Vincent Seminary in Latrobe.

Trivia

He admitted to covering up sexual abuse by priests and allowing these priests to continue working for the church without warning parishioners or alerting the police.

Family Life

He has four sisters and one brother.

Associated With

He was appointed the Archbishop of Milwaukee by Pope Paul VI in 1977.