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July132000
President Clinton awards Fr. Hesburgh with Congressional Gold Medal
Fr. Hesburgh is awarded the highest civilian honor from Congress.
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February262015
Fr. Hesburgh Passes Away
At the age of 97, President Emeritus Fr. Theodore Hesburgh passed away at Holy Cross House.
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