Theodore Edgar McCarrick

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Birthday
7, 1930
Birthplace
New York
Birth Sign
Cancer
Birthday
7, 1930 (age 89)
Birthplace
New York

About

American Cardinal of the Roman Catholic Church who was the Archbishop of Washington from 2001 to 2006.

Before Fame

He served as an altar boy at the Church of the Incarnation in Washington Heights, New York.

Trivia

He was chosen to be placed in the Ellis Island Hall of Fame in 1990 because of his advocacy of Irish immigrants.

Family Life

His father was a ship captain who died when he was three years old.

Associated With

He was elevated to the cardinalate by Pope John Paul II in 2001.