|Date of Birth||May 26, 1925|
|Place of Birth||China|
John Wu was born on May 26, 1925 in China. He died on Sep 23, 2002 (age 77). Cardinal and Bishop who served Hong Kong’s Catholic Church in the 20th century and held the position of presiding bishop.
In his home country of China, he received his education at the Ka-ying Seminary beginning in the year 1940. At response to the events that transpired in Tiananmen Square in 1989, he penned a letter to various Catholic personalities in which he advocated for the establishment of democracy and justice in China. He spent his entire life in the Guangdong Province of China, where he was born and reared.