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Angelo Giuseppe Roncalli is born (25 Nov)

25 November 1881

Had his First Communion and Confirmation

1889

Entered the Seminary of Bergamo

1892

Studied at the Pontifical Roman Seminary

1901 - 1905

Ordained a priest in Rome

10 August 1904

Became Secretary to the new Bishop of Bergamo

1905 - 1914

Became Seminary Professor

1914

WWI - He was called into the military service - as Sergeant Medic

1915

Became Military Chaplain

1916

Appointed Spiritual Director of the Seminary

1919

Became President of Italy of the Central Council

1921

Named Apostolic Delegate to Bulgaria

1925 - 1934

Names Apostolic Delegate of Turkey and Greece

1934 - 1944

Appointed Apostolic Nuncio in Paris

6 December 1944

Created Cardinal

12 January 1953

Named Patriarch of Venice

25 January 1953

Elected Pope 'Pope John XXIII'

28 October 1958

Pope John XXII Died

3 June 1963

Became Blessed Pope John XXIII

3 September 2000

Became a Saint

28 April 2014