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DateAgeEventBishopTitleCurrent Title
21 May 201978.5CeasedDonald William WuerlApostolic Administrator of Washington, District of Columbia, USACardinal, Archbishop Emeritus
24 May 201967.0AppointedCristóbal López Romero, S.D.B.Apostolic Administrator of Tanger, MoroccoArchbishop of Rabat, Morocco
25 May 201966.9AppointedMiguel Ángel Ayuso Guixot, M.C.C.I.President of the Pontifical Council for Interreligious Dialogue
2 Jun 2019134.3BeatifiedBl. Iuliu HossuBishop of Cluj-Gherla (Romanian), Romania
5 Jun 201990.9DiedElio SgrecciaCardinal, President Emeritus of the Pontifical Academy for Life
11 Jul 201965.5AppointedAngelo De DonatisApostolic Administrator of Italy, Faithful of the Ukrainian Catholic Church (Ukrainian)Cardinal, Vicar General of Roma {Rome}, Italy
13 Jul 201984.8DiedPaolo SardiCardinal, Vice-Chamberlain Emeritus of the Apostolic Chamber
21 Jul 201993.5DiedJosé Manuel Estepa LlaurensCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Spain, Military
26 Jul 201982.7DiedJaime Lucas Ortega y AlaminoCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of San Cristobal de la Habana, Cuba
11 Aug 201987.7DiedSergio Obeso RiveraCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Jalapa (Xalapa), Veracruz, México
15 Aug 201975.0RetiredPolycarp PengoArchbishop of Dar-es-Salaam, TanzaniaCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus
29 Aug 201995.8DiedAchille SilvestriniCardinal, Prefect Emeritus of the Congregation for the Oriental Churches
3 Sep 2019100.5DiedJosé de Jesús Pimiento RodriguezCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Manizales, Colombia
4 Sep 201996.9DiedRoger Marie Élie EtchegarayCardinal, Vice-Dean Emeritus of the College of Cardinals
4 Oct 201973.2Ordained BishopMichael F. Czerny, S.J.Titular BishopUnder Secretary of the Dicastery for Promoting Integral Human Development
5 Oct 201967.3AppointedMiguel Ángel Ayuso Guixot, M.C.C.I.Cardinal-DeaconPresident of the Pontifical Council for Interreligious Dialogue
67.3Elevated to CardinalMiguel Ángel Ayuso Guixot, M.C.C.I.President of the Pontifical Council for Interreligious Dialogue
59.6AppointedFridolin Ambongo Besungu, O.F.M. Cap.Cardinal-PriestArchbishop of Kinshasa, Congo (Dem. Rep.)
59.6Elevated to CardinalFridolin Ambongo Besungu, O.F.M. Cap.Archbishop of Kinshasa, Congo (Dem. Rep.)
73.2AppointedMichael F. Czerny, S.J.Cardinal-DeaconUnder Secretary of the Dicastery for Promoting Integral Human Development
73.2Elevated to CardinalMichael F. Czerny, S.J.Under Secretary of the Dicastery for Promoting Integral Human Development
80.3AppointedEugenio Dal Corso, P.S.D.P.Cardinal-PriestBishop Emeritus of Benguela, Angola
80.3Elevated to CardinalEugenio Dal Corso, P.S.D.P.Bishop Emeritus of Benguela, Angola
82.1AppointedMichael Louis Fitzgerald, M. Afr.Cardinal-PriestApostolic Nuncio Emeritus to Egypt, Arab Republic of
82.1Elevated to CardinalMichael Louis Fitzgerald, M. Afr.Apostolic Nuncio Emeritus to Egypt, Arab Republic of
71.2AppointedJuan de la Caridad García RodríguezCardinal-PriestArchbishop of San Cristobal de la Habana, Cuba
71.2Elevated to CardinalJuan de la Caridad García RodríguezArchbishop of San Cristobal de la Habana, Cuba
61.1AppointedJean-Claude Höllerich, S.J.Cardinal-PriestArchbishop of Luxembourg
61.1Elevated to CardinalJean-Claude Höllerich, S.J.Archbishop of Luxembourg
67.3AppointedCristóbal López Romero, S.D.B.Cardinal-PriestArchbishop of Rabat, Morocco
67.3Elevated to CardinalCristóbal López Romero, S.D.B.Archbishop of Rabat, Morocco
53.8AppointedJosé Tolentino Calaça de MendonçaCardinal-DeaconArchivist of the Vatican Secret Archives
53.8Elevated to CardinalJosé Tolentino Calaça de MendonçaArchivist of the Vatican Secret Archives
72.2AppointedAlvaro Leonel Ramazzini ImeriCardinal-PriestBishop of Huehuetenango, Guatemala
72.2Elevated to CardinalAlvaro Leonel Ramazzini ImeriBishop of Huehuetenango, Guatemala
69.2AppointedIgnatius Suharyo HardjoatmodjoCardinal-PriestArchbishop of Jakarta, Indonesia
69.2Elevated to CardinalIgnatius Suharyo HardjoatmodjoArchbishop of Jakarta, Indonesia
80.9AppointedSigitas Tamkevičius, S.J.Cardinal-PriestArchbishop Emeritus of Kaunas, Lithuania
80.9Elevated to CardinalSigitas Tamkevičius, S.J.Archbishop Emeritus of Kaunas, Lithuania
63.9AppointedMatteo Maria ZuppiCardinal-PriestArchbishop of Bologna, Italy
63.9Elevated to CardinalMatteo Maria ZuppiArchbishop of Bologna, Italy
13 Oct 2019218.6CanonizedBl. John Henry Newman, C.O. †Cardinal, Priest of Confederation of Oratorians of St. Philip Neri


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