Cardinal Hyacinthe Thiandoum

 

 

Age: 83

 

Summary: Roman Catholic priest and a leading figure of the Roman Catholic Church in Africa who served as archbishop of Dakar, Senegal from 1976 to 2001.

 

 

Cause of Death: Natural causes

 

Born: February 2, 1921

 

Died: May 18, 2004

 

Location: Marseilles, France