Francesco Borgongini Duca

Francesco cardinal Borgongini Duca (* 26. February 1884 in Rome, Italy; † 4. October 1954 ebda.) was a cardinal of the Roman-catholic church.


Duca Borgongini studied catholic theology and philosophy at the papal seminar for priests in Rome the fan and received to 22. December 1906 the Sakrament of the Priesterweihe. From 1907 to 1909 it informed at the papal University of Urbania and at the papal seminar for priests. Subsequently, he worked until 1917 as Offizial, before he became 1917 pro secretary and 1922 secretary of the Kurie for questions of extraordinary church affairs. Starting from 1927 it was then Apostoli Protonotar. 1929 appointed it Pope Pius XI. to the Titularbischof of Heraclea in Europe and to the Apostoli Nuntius in Italy, 1934 to the papal manager of the Basilika „our love Mrs. von Loreto “. Pope Pius XII. Duca Borgongini took up 1953 as a cardinal priest with the title church Santa Maria to Vallicella to the Kardinalskollegium . It died to 4. October 1954 in Rome and was buried in the church San Salvatore in Ossibus.


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