Fourth Archbishop of San Salvador
Saint Óscar the Romero y Galdámez (15 August 1917 – 24 March 1980) was a bishop of the Catholic Church in El Salvador. He became the fourth Archbishop of San Salvador when he took over Luis Chávez. He was assassinated on 24 March 1980.
Óscar Romero, 1978
|Died||24 March 1980 (aged 62)|
|Parent(s)||Santos Romero and Guadalupe de Jésus Galdámez|
- "Romero biography" (PDF). Kellogg Institute, Notre Dame University. Retrieved 2008-01-17.