Alojzij Šuštar

Alojzij Šuštar (14 November 1920 – 29 June 2007) was the Archbishop of Ljubljana from 1980 until 1997. He remained Archbishop Emeritus of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Ljubljana after his retirement. He was born in Grmada near Trebnje and died in Ljubljana, where he lived at the St. Stanislaus Institute for the last 10 years of his life.[1]

His Excellency

Alojzij Šuštar
Archbishop of Ljubljana
Ljubljanski nadškof msgr. dr. Alojzij Šuštar, prvi predsednik SŠK.jpg
ChurchRoman Catholic
ArchdioceseLjubljana
Appointed23 February 1980
In office1980-1997
PredecessorJožef Pogačnik
SuccessorFranc Rode
Orders
Ordination27 October 1946
Consecration13 April 1980
by Michele Cecchini
RankMetropolitan Archbishop
Personal details
Born(1920-11-14)November 14, 1920
Trebnje, Slovenia
DiedJune 29, 2007(2007-06-29) (aged 86)
Ljubljana, Slovenia
NationalitySlovenian

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "St. Stanislaus Institute website, History". Archived from the original on 2012-03-17. Retrieved 2012-01-15.

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Catholic Church titles
Preceded by
Jožef Pogačnik
Archbishop of Ljubljana
1980–1997
Succeeded by
Preceded by
New title
President of the Slovenian Bishops' Conference
1992–1997
Succeeded by