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Óscar Romero, 1978
15 August 1917|
Ciudad Barrios, El Salvador
24 March 1980 (aged 62)|
|Parent(s)||Santos Romero and Guadalupe de Jésus Galdámez|
Servant of God Óscar the Romero y Galdámez (15 August 1917 – 24 March 1980) was a bishop of the Catholic Church in El Salvador. He became the fourth Archbishop of San Salvador when he took over Luis Chávez. He was assassinated on 24 March 1980.
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- "Romero biography" (PDF). Kellogg Institute, Notre Dame University. Retrieved 2008-01-17.