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Archdiocese of Antananarivo

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ARCHDIOCESE OF ANTANANARIVO (Archidioecesis Antananarivensis)

Country : Madagascar
Denomination : Roman Catholic

Established : 1841 as Apostolic Prefecture of Madagascar
Elevated in 1848 to Apostolic Vicariate of Madagascar
Name changed in 1898 to Apostolic Vicariate of Central Madagascar
Name changed in 1913 to Apostolic Vicariate of Tananarive
Elevated in 1955 to Archdiocese of Tananarive
Renamed in 1989

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