Arthur Michael Ramsey

Arthur Michael Ramsey's Death

Born (Birthday) November 14, 1904

Death Date April 23, 1988

Age of Death 83 years

Cause of Death N/A

Profession Religious Leader

The religious leader Arthur Michael Ramsey died at the age of 83. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

English Anglican bishop who served as the 100th Archbishop of Canterbury from 1961 to 1974. Upon his retirement, he was made a life peer and took the title of Lord Ramsey of Canterbury.

He had planned to be a lawyer, but changed his mind and was ordained in 1929.

In 1965, he caused controversy when he expressed strong support for a bill to repeal criminal penalties for private homosexual acts between consenting adults.