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Papua New Guinea

Oldest and Youngest Bishops


BirthdateAgeNameCurrent Title
Oldest
27 Aug 1925 Andrea Cardinal Cordero Lanza di MontezemoloArchpriest Emeritus of the Basilica di San Paolo fuori le Mura {Saint Paul Outside-the-Walls Basilica}, Roman Curia
12 May 1926 Bishop Desmond Charles Moore, M.S.C.Bishop Emeritus of Alotau-Sideia
19 Oct 1928 Archbishop Michael Meier, S.V.D.Archbishop Emeritus of Mount Hagen
4 Jul 1929 Bishop Gérard-Joseph Deschamps, S.M.M.Bishop Emeritus of Bereina
23 Mar 1933 Archbishop Brian James Barnes, O.F.M.Archbishop Emeritus of Port Moresby
3 Sep 1933 Bishop Johannes Henricus J. Te Maarssen, S.V.D.Bishop Emeritus of Kundiawa
5 Mar 1934 Bishop Austen Robin Crapp, O.F.M.Bishop Emeritus of Aitape
29 Sep 1934 Bishop Henk Kronenberg, S.M.Bishop Emeritus of Bougainville
12 Mar 1935 Bishop Paul John Marx, M.S.C.Bishop Emeritus of Kerema
28 May 1935 Archbishop William Joseph Kurtz, S.V.D.Archbishop Emeritus of Madang
24 Jul 1936 Archbishop Benedict To VarpinArchbishop Emeritus of Madang
15 Aug 1936 Archbishop Karl Hesse, M.S.C.Archbishop Emeritus of Rabaul
Youngest
29 Nov 1963 Bishop Anton BalBishop of Kundiawa
19 Nov 1962 Archbishop Michael Wallace BanachApostolic Nuncio to Papua New Guinea
24 Sep 1962 Bishop Rochus Josef Tatamai, M.S.C.Bishop of Bereina
16 Aug 1961 Archbishop Santo Rocco GangemiApostolic Nuncio to Guinea
30 Aug 1960 Bishop Jean (John) Bosco Baremes, S.M.Bishop of Port-Vila, Vanuatu, Pacific (Oceania)
26 Jul 1959 Bishop Alphonse Liguori ChaupaBishop Emeritus of Kimbe
5 Aug 1957 Bishop Otto SeparyBishop of Aitape
12 Jun 1957 Bishop Donald Francis Lippert, O.F.M. Cap.Bishop of Mendi
5 May 1957 Bishop Bernard UnabaliBishop of Bougainville
9 Feb 1957 Archbishop John Ribat, M.S.C.Archbishop of Port Moresby
15 Jun 1955 Bishop Arnold OrowaeBishop of Wabag
17 Sep 1953 Archbishop Francisco Montecillo PadillaApostolic Nuncio to Tanzania

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