Jacques Nguyễn Văn Mầu

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In this Vietnamese name, the family name is Nguyễn, but is often simplified to Nguyen in English-language text. According to Vietnamese custom, this person should properly be referred to by the given name Mầu.
Jacques Nguyễn Văn Mầu
Bishop Vinh Long (Emeritus)
Church Catholic Church
Archdiocese Ho Chi Minh City
Diocese Vinh Long
See Roman Catholic Diocese of Vinh Long
In office 1968 - 2001
Predecessor Antoine Nguyễn Văn Thiện
Successor Thomas Nguyên Văn Tân
Orders
Ordination 21 September 1940
Personal details
Born (1914-01-22)22 January 1914
Bà Rịa, French Indochina
Died 31 January 2013(2013-01-31) (aged 99)
Vinh Long, Vietnam
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Jacques Nguyễn Văn Mầu (22 January 1914 – 31 January 2013) was a Vietnamese bishop of the Roman Catholic Church.

Nguyễn was born in Bà Rịa in 1914. He was ordained a priest on 21 September 1940, appointed bishop of Vinh Long following the resignation of Antoine Nguyễn Văn Thiện on 12 July 1968, and received his episcopal consecration on 12 September 1968. He retired from the diocese of Vinh Long on 3 July 2001, aged 87.

Coat of arms of Jacques Nguyễn Văn Mầu

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