- Name: Russell M. Nelson
- Born: 09/09/1924 (96 years old)
- Occupation: Cardiothoracic surgeon
Russell Marion Nelson Sr. (born September 9, 1924) is an American religious leader and former surgeon who is the 17th and current president of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church). Nelson was a member of the LDS Church’s Quorum of the Twelve Apostles for nearly 34 years, and was the quorum president from 2015 to 2018. As church president, Nelson is accepted by the church as a prophet, seer, and revelator.
Birth Name: Russell Marion Nelson
School: University of Utah(B.A., M.D.), University of Minnesota(Ph.D.)
Alias: Russell Marion Nelson
Birth Place: Salt Lake City, Utah, U.S.
Russell M. Nelson quotes :
Irrespective of age, we mourn for those loved and lost. Mourning is one of the deepest expressions of pure love.Russell M. Nelson
We were born to die and we die to live. As seedlings of God, we barely blossom on earth we fully flower in heaven.Russell M. Nelson