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Obando y Bravo, Miguel, 1926-2018

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Personal name headingObando y Bravo, Miguel, 1926-2018
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Variant(s)Bravo, Miguel Obando y, 1926-2018
Obando Bravo, Miguel, 1926-2018
Obando, Miguel, 1926-2018
Birth date1926-02-02
Death date2018-06-03
Place of birthLa Libertad (Nicaragua)
Place of deathManagua (Nicaragua)
AffiliationCatholic Church. Archdiocese of Managua (Nicaragua)
Catholic Church. Diocese of Matagalpa (Nicaragua)
Profession or occupationCardinals
Found inHis Homilías de monseñor Miguel Obando y Bravo (1980), 1984: t.p. (monseñor Miguel Obando y Bravo) p. 4 of cover (Mons. Miguel Obando Bravo; b. 2-2-27) present. (Miguel Obando)
His Agonia en el bunker, 1990: t.p. (Cardenal Miguel Obando Bravo) cover p. 4 (b. 2/2/1926 [sic]); elevated to office of cardinal, 5/25/85)
New York times WWW site, viewed June 4, 2018 (in obituary published June 3: Cardinal Miguel Obando y Bravo; b. Feb. 2, 1926, in a mining camp near La Libertad, Nicaragua; d. Sunday [June 3, 2018], Managua, aged 92; was caught up in the turbulent politics that consumed Nicaragua for much of his adult life, at one time opposing Sandinista leaders and later defending them)
Catholic-Hierarchy WWW site, viewed June 4, 2018 (Miguel Cardinal Obando Bravo, S.D.B.; b. Feb. 2, 1926, La Libertad (Chontales); ordained priest of Salesians of Saint John Bosco, Aug. 10, 1958; appointed Auxiliary Bishop of Matagalpa and Titular Bishop of Putia in Byzacena, Jan. 18, 1968; ordained bishop, Mar. 31, 1968; appointed Archbishop of Managua, Feb. 16, 1970; installed, Apr. 4, 1970; elevated to cardinal and appointed Cardinal-Priest of San Giovanni Evangelista a Spinaceto, May 25, 1985; retired as archbishop, Apr. 1, 2005; d. June 3, 2018)
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