George Pell Age, Net Worth, Books, Bio

Name George Pell
Date of Birth June 8, 1941 (Age: 81)
Place of Birth Australia

George Pell


George Pell was born on June 8, 1941 in Australia. Cardinal of the Australian branch of the Roman Catholic Church who was consecrated as the Archbishop of Sydney in the year 2001.

In 1960, he enrolled at Corpus Christi College to begin his studies to become a priest. He voiced his disagreement with Pope Benedict XVI’s choice to step down from his position, arguing that such a move would create an undesirable pattern. His father, George Arthur, was a boxing champion in the heavyweight division.

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George Pell is an Australian prelate of the Catholic Church. He is the eighth and current Archbishop of Sydney, serving since 2001. He was previously the Archbishop of Melbourne from 1996 to 2001. Pell is also a cardinal, having been created Cardinal-Priest of Santa Maria Ausiliatrice in the consistory of 21 February 2001 by Pope John Paul II. He is the highest-ranking Catholic official to be convicted of child sexual abuse. He has a net worth of $4 million.


George Pell is an Australian author and journalist. He has written several books, including Anzac’s Long Shadow: The First World War and Its Aftermath, which won the sulman Prize, and The Silent Minaret, which was shortlisted for the Walkley Award.

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