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His Eminence Attilio Nicora
President Emeritus of the Executive Board of the Vatican Financial Information Authority (AIF) and President Emeritus of the Administration of the Patrimony of the Apostolic See
Appointed 1 October 2002
Reign ended 7 July 2011
Predecessor Agostino Cacciavillan
Successor Domenico Calcagno
Other posts Cardinal-Priest of San Filippo Neri in Eurosia pro hac vice
Ordination 27 June 1964
Consecration 28 May 1977
by Giovanni Umberto Colombo
Created Cardinal 21 October 2003
Rank Cardinal-Priest
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Birth name Attilio Nicora
Born (1937-03-16)16 March 1937
Varese, Italy
Died 22 April 2017(2017-04-22) (aged 80)
Milan, Italy
Nationality Italian
Denomination Roman Catholic
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  • Auxiliary Bishop of Milan (1977–1992)
  • Titular Bishop of Furnos Minor (1977–1992)
  • Bishop of Verona (1992–1997)
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Attilio Nicora (March 16, 1937 – April 22, 2017) was an Italian cardinal of the Roman Catholic Church, Bishop of Verona Emeritus, and President Emeritus of the Administration of the Patrimony of the Apostolic See. He served as President of the four-person Executive Board of the Vatican's Financial Information Authority (FIA) from January 2011 until January 2014.

Pope Benedict XVI appointed Cardinal Nicora Pontifical Legate for the Basilica of St. Francis in Assisi. After being a cardinal-deacon for ten years, he was promoted to cardinal-priest by Pope Francis on 12 June 2014.

Nicora died on April 22, 2017 in Milan, Italy, aged 80.

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