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One hundred years ago archbishop oscar romero was born in cuidad barrios, by the time he became archbishop of san salvador in 1977,. Blessed óscar romero, in full óscar arnulfo romero y galdámez, (born august 15, 1917, ciudad barrios, el salvador—died march 24, 1980,. This is an excellent well-researched and well-documented biography of oscar romero written soon after his death and intended to be the official biography first.
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