Italian cardinal; archbishop of Turin; arcbishop of Bari-Canosa; created a cardinal in 1979. General provost of the Order of Discalced Carmelites. The process of his canonization has begun at the archdiocesan level.
DS - Document Signed; imprinted bigletto expression of thanks on being named Archbishop of Turin. Signed in black ink. (Portrait for illustrative purposes only).
BALLESTRERO O.C.D., Anastasio (1913-98)