Category:Joachim Meisner

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Deutsch: Joachim Kardinal Meisner (* 25. Dezember 1933 in Breslau, Niederschlesien; † 5. Juli 2017 in Bad Füssing, Niederbayern) war von 1989 bis 2014 Erzbischof von Köln und Metropolit der Kölner Kirchenprovinz. Zuvor war er von 1980 bis 1989 Bischof von Berlin.
English: Joachim Meisner (25 December 1933 - 5. July 2017) was a Cardinal priest and Archbishop of Cologne in the Roman Catholic Church.
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Joachim Meisner 
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German priest and archbishop of Cologne, Catholic cardinal
Date of birth 25 December 1933
Q2594514 (Wrocław, German Empire)
Date of death 5 July 2017
Bad Füssing
Place of burial
Country of citizenship
Educated at
  • Pontifical Gregorian University
Member of
  • European Academy of Sciences and Arts
Position held
Award received
  • Great Golden Medal of Honour for Services to the Republic of Austria
  • Grand Cross of the Order of Merit of the Federal Republic of Germany
  • Knight Grand Cross in the Order of the Holy Sepulchre
  • Q767512 (2016)
  • USTR Prize for Freedom, Democracy and Human Rights (2015)
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