Giuseppe Siri, Date of Birth, Place of Birth, Date of Death

    

Giuseppe Siri

Catholic cardinal

Date of Birth: 20-May-1906

Place of Birth: Genoa, Liguria, Italy

Date of Death: 02-May-1989

Profession: Catholic priest, theologian

Nationality: Italy

Zodiac Sign: Taurus


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About Giuseppe Siri

  • Giuseppe Siri (20 May 1906 – 2 May 1989) was an Italian Cardinal of the Catholic Church who served as Archbishop of Genoa from 1946 to 1987, and was elevated to the rank of cardinal in 1953 by Pope Pius XII.
  • He was a close friend of Pope Pius XII, and a staunch defender of tradition.
  • He was considered a likely candidate to succeed Pius XII, John XXIII, Paul VI, and John Paul I.

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