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Francis Quinn

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Birthday ***, 1921
Place of Birth California
Death day March 21, 2019 (97 years old)
Zodiac Sign Virgo
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Francis Quinn

Francis Anthony Quinn is an American Catholic Bishop who served as Bishop of the Diocese of Sacramento from 1980 to 1993

Archdiocese San Francisco
Diocese Sacramento
Appointed December 18, 1979
Installed February 18, 1980
Term ended November 30, 1993
Predecessor Alden John Bell
Successor William Weigand
Ordination June 15, 1946
Consecration June 29, 1978, by John R. Quinn, Joseph Thomas McGucken, and William Joseph McDonald
Born September 11, 1921, Los Angeles, California, U.S.
Died March 21, 2019, Sacramento, California, U.S.
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About Francis Quinn

American religious leader who became the Roman Catholic bishop emeritus of the Diocese of Sacramento in 1979.

Francis Quinn before fame

He graduated from St. Joseph's Seminary and was ordained a priest for the Archdiocese of San Francisco in June 1946.

Achievement of Francis Quinn

Bishop Quinn High School in Palo Cedro, California was named after him before it closed.

Francis Quinn family life

He grew up with his family in Los Angeles, California.

Associations of Francis Quinn

He was named the seventh bishop of the Diocese of Sacramento by Pope John Paul II.

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Latest information about Francis Quinn updated on June 16 2021.