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Cosmo Gordon Lang
b. October 31, 1864 – d. December 5, 1945 • Bishop
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Lang, Cosmo Gordon
Lang, Cosmo Gordon (1864–1945), Abp. of *Canterbury. A Scotsman by birth and of *Presbyterian upbringing, he was educated at Glasgow University and at Balliol College, Oxford, and then studied for the Bar. In 1888 he was elected to a fellowship at All Souls College, Oxford. In 1890 he was ordained
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Lang, William Cosmo Gordon
Lang, (William) Cosmo Gordon (1864–1945)Church of England prelateBorn in Fyvie, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, the son of a well-known Presbyterian minister, Lang was educated at the Universities of Glasgow and Oxford and studied for the English bar. Converting to Anglicanism and deciding to take holy orders,