Theodore Hesburgh

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Rev.

Theodore Hesburgh

C.S.C.
Fr. Ted Hesburgh in his Office at the University of Notre Dame.JPG
Hesburgh in his office at the Hesburgh Library at the University of Notre Dame
15th President of the
University of Notre Dame
In office
1952–1987
Preceded byJohn J Cavanaugh
Succeeded byEdward Malloy
Personal details
Born
Theodore Martin Hesburgh

(1917-05-25)May 25, 1917
Syracuse, New York, United States
DiedFebruary 26, 2015(2015-02-26) (aged 97)[1]
Notre Dame, Indiana, United States
Alma materThe Catholic University of America
ProfessionPriest
Signature

The Rev. Theodore Martin Hesburgh, CSC, STD (May 25, 1917 - February 26, 2015) is an American priest of the Congregation of Holy Cross.[2] He is also the President Emeritus of the University of Notre Dame. He is the namesake for TIAA-CREF's Hesburgh Award.

References[change | change source]

  1. DePalma, Anthony (February 27, 2015). "Rev. Theodore Hesburgh, Ex-President of University of Notre Dame, Dies at 97". The New York Times. Retrieved February 28, 2015.
  2. Michael O'Brien, Hesburgh: A Biography (1998); Theodore M. Hesburgh, God, Country, Notre Dame: The Autobiography of Theodore M. Hesburgh (2000)

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