Hans Hermann Groer

 

 

 

Age: 83

 

Summary: Austrian Roman Catholic cardinal who led the Vienna archdiocese from 1986 to 1995 and was head of the Austrian Bishop Conference, but scandalized the church in that nation with allegations that he molested students at an all-male Catholic boarding school years earlier.

 

 

Cause of Death: Cancer

 

Born: October 13, 1919

 

Died: March 23, 2003

 

Location: St. Poelten, Austria