Philip Hannan’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

May 20, 1913

Death Date

Sep 29, 2011

Age of Death

98 years

Cause of Death


Place of Death

New Orleans, Louisiana, United States


Religious Leader

The religious leader Philip Hannan died at the age of 98. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

American Roman Catholic Cardinal who was the Archbishop of New Orleans from 1965 to 1988.

He served as a chaplain to the 82nd Airborne Division during World War II, ministering to the paratroopers involved in the Ardennes Offensive.

He delivered the graveside eulogy for slain politician Robert F. Kennedy.

He died at Chateau de Notre Dame, a senior apartment complex and elder care facility that he helped build.

He delivered the homily at President John F. Kennedy’s funeral.