RE Card. Giovanni Battista
Cardinal Giovanni Battista Re, Prefect of the Congregation for Bishops and President of the Pontifical Commission for Latin America, was born on 30 January 1934 in Borno (Brescia), Italy. Created and proclaimed Cardinal by John Paul II in the consistory of 21 February 2001, Title of Most Holy Twelve Apostles. Tranferred to order of cardinal bishops on 1 October 2002, suburbicarian see of Sabina-Poggio Mirteto.