Francis Anthony Quinn is an American Catholic Bishop who served as Bishop of the Diocese of Sacramento from 1980 to 1993
|Appointed||December 18, 1979|
|Installed||February 18, 1980|
|Term ended||November 30, 1993|
|Predecessor||Alden John Bell|
|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.|
|Previous post||Auxiliary Bishop of San Francisco|
American religious leader who became the Roman Catholic bishop emeritus of the Diocese of Sacramento in 1979.
He graduated from St. Joseph's Seminary and was ordained a priest for the Archdiocese of San Francisco in June 1946.
Bishop Quinn High School in Palo Cedro, California was named after him before it closed.
He grew up with his family in Los Angeles, California.
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.