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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)