Nicholas WisemanNicholas Patrick Stephen Wiseman (3 August 1802 – 15 February 1865) was a Cardinal of the Catholic Church who became the first Archbishop of Westminster upon the re-establishment of the Catholic hierarchy in England and Wales in 1850.
Born in Seville of Irish parents, Wiseman was educated at a school in Waterford before attending St. Cuthbert's College at Ushaw. From there he went to the English college in Rome, where he subsequently became rector. While in Rome, he was assigned to preach to the English Catholics there. As rector, he was the representative of the English bishops. During a visit to England in 1836, he helped found the ''Dublin Review''. In 1840, he was appointed president of Oscott College. Provided by Wikipedia
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