Bozanic, Josip
Order in College: Cardinal Priest
With Title: St. Jerome of the Croatians
Native Country: Croatia
Appointed by: John Paul II on 21 October 2003
Ecclesiastical Office:  Archbishop of Zagreb, Croatia 
Papal Elector: Eligible; Ineligible on 20 March 2029

Cardinal Josip Bozanic was born on March 20, 1949, in Vrbnik, on the island of Krk. In 1975, he was ordained to the priesthood. He received a licentiate of canon law in Rome, and then lectured for 10 years at Rijeka Divinity College. In 1989, he was made bishop of Krk. In 1997, with about 30,000 believers, Bozanic moved from Krk to Zagreb, to the surprise of many. On October 21, 2003, he was created a cardinal priest, and assigned the titular church of St. Jerome of the Croatians. He serves as Archbishop of Zagreb, Croatia.