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Switzerland

Oldest and Youngest Bishops


BirthdateAgeNameCurrent Title
Oldest
6 Oct 1926 Bishop Ernesto TogniBishop Emeritus of Lugano
26 Aug 1927 Archbishop Edoardo RovidaApostolic Nuncio Emeritus to Portugal
31 Mar 1928 Bishop Peter Henrici, S.J.Auxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Chur
11 Mar 1929 Archbishop Pier Giacomo De NicolòApostolic Nuncio Emeritus to Switzerland
3 Feb 1930 Bishop Amédée (Antoine-Marie) Grab, O.S.B.Bishop Emeritus of Chur
20 Apr 1930 Bishop Ivo FürerBishop Emeritus of Sankt Gallen
14 Jun 1932 Henri Cardinal SchweryBishop Emeritus of Sion {Sitten}
11 Apr 1934 Karl-Josef Cardinal RauberApostolic Nuncio Emeritus to Belgium
11 Oct 1934 Bishop Paul Vollmar, S. M.Auxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Chur
23 Mar 1936 Archbishop Francesco CanaliniApostolic Nuncio Emeritus to Switzerland
28 Oct 1936 Bishop Pier Giacomo GrampaBishop Emeritus of Lugano
11 Nov 1939 Bishop Martin GächterAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Basel {Bâle, Basilea}
Youngest
17 Aug 1968 Abbot Urban Federer, O.S.B.Abbot of Maria Einsiedeln
7 Jun 1966 Bishop Felix GmürBishop of Basel {Bâle, Basilea}
22 Jul 1963 Bishop Valerio LazzeriBishop of Lugano
28 Mar 1962 Abbot Martin (Stephan) Werlen, O.S.B.Abbot Emeritus of Maria Einsiedeln
28 Oct 1961 Bishop Charles Morerod, O.P.Bishop of Lausanne, Genève et Fribourg (Freiburg)
19 Apr 1959 Bishop Alain de RaemyAuxiliary Bishop of Lausanne, Genève et Fribourg (Freiburg)
7 Apr 1955 Bishop Marian Eleganti, O.S.B.Auxiliary Bishop of Chur
28 Dec 1951 Abbot Jean César Scarcella, C.R.A.Abbot of Saint-Maurice
16 Mar 1951 Bishop Hansjörg VogelBishop Emeritus of Basel {Bâle, Basilea}
21 Sep 1950 Bishop Denis TheurillatAuxiliary Bishop of Basel {Bâle, Basilea}
14 Aug 1950 Archbishop Thomas Edward GullicksonApostolic Nuncio to Switzerland
2 Aug 1950 Bishop Jean-Marie Lovey, C.R.B.Bishop of Sion {Sitten}

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