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Burkina Faso

Oldest and Youngest Bishops


BirthdateAgeNameCurrent Title
Oldest
Sep 1930 Bishop Jean-Baptiste Kpiéle SoméBishop Emeritus of Diébougou
8 May 1932 Archbishop Justo Mullor GarcíaPresident Emeritus of Pontifical Ecclesiastical Academy, Roman Curia
29 Jul 1933 Archbishop Jean-Marie Untaani CompaoréArchbishop Emeritus of Ouagadougou
8 Nov 1934 Bishop Wenceslas CompaoréBishop Emeritus of Manga
Sep 1937 Archbishop Anselme Titianma SanonArchbishop Emeritus of Bobo-Dioulasso
6 Dec 1938 Archbishop Janusz BolonekApostolic Nuncio Emeritus to Bulgaria
20 Apr 1940 Archbishop Antonio MattiazzoBishop of Padova {Padua}, Italy
1942 Archbishop Séraphin François RouambaArchbishop of Koupéla
9 Dec 1942 Bishop Basile TapsobaBishop Emeritus of Koudougou
27 Aug 1943 Archbishop Mario Roberto CassariApostolic Nuncio to South Africa
23 Sep 1943 Bishop Thomas KaboréBishop of Kaya
9 Dec 1944 Archbishop Luigi VenturaApostolic Nuncio to France
Youngest
17 Sep 1965 Bishop Laurent Birfuoré DabiréBishop of Dori
4 Dec 1963 Bishop Modeste KambouBishop of Gaoua
19 May 1963 Bishop Nicodème Anani Barrigah-BenissanBishop of Atakpamé, Togo
18 Mar 1962 Bishop Joachim OuédraogoBishop of Koudougou
9 Jan 1962 Bishop Gabriel SayaogoBishop of Manga
25 Sep 1960 Bishop Prosper Kontiebo, M.I.Bishop of Tenkodogo
7 Jul 1959 Bishop Justin KientegaBishop of Ouahigouya
14 Sep 1954 Bishop Pierre Claver MalgoBishop of Fada N’Gourma
8 Jun 1953 Bishop Médard Léopold OuédraogoAuxiliary Bishop of Ouagadougou
30 May 1953 Archbishop Vito RalloApostolic Nuncio to Burkina Faso
4 Sep 1951 Bishop Lucas Kalfa SanouBishop of Banfora
15 Dec 1948 Bishop Ambroise OuédraogoBishop of Maradi, Niger

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