William Wakefield Baum’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

November 21, 1926

Death Date

July 23, 2015

Age of Death

88 years

Cause of Death


Place of Death

Washington, D.C., United States


Religious Leader

The religious leader William Wakefield Baum died at the age of 88. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

American cardinal of the Catholic Church who served as the Archbishop of Washington from 1973 to 1980.

He studied philosophy at Glennon College in St. Louis in the 1940’s.

He was the last cardinal elevated by Pope Paul VI.